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Jul 24, 2015

A planet remarkably similar to Earth has been discovered in a "habitable zone" around a distant sun-like star. The planet, which is about 60 percent bigger than Earth, is located about 1,400 light years away in the constellation Cygnus.

Distant Planets
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An artist?s impression shows the planet orbiting the star Alpha Centauri B, a member of the triple star system that is the closest to Earth Handout/REUTERS

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