Asked in Planetary ScienceThe Solar System
What is the largest planet in the universe?
November 05, 2010 11:09AM
The largest exoplanet so far discovered is.
* Sept 2004. HAT-P-1, is located some 450 light years from Earth in the constellation Lacerta. It is nearly 1.4 times larger than Jupiter. * Aug 2007. TrES-4, a gas giant about 1,400 light years away in the constellation Hercules. It is 70% larger than Jupiter. * Aug 2009. Wasp -17 is located 1,000 light years from Earth and is twice the size of Jupiter.