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Wasp 56
Observation data
Epoch J2000.0      Equinox J2000.0 (ICRS)
Constellation Triangulum
Right ascension 12h 13m 27.906s [1]
Declination +23° 03′ 20.30″ [1]
Spectral type G6 [1]

WASP-56 is a sun-like star of spectral type G6 in the constellation of Triangulum. It has an apparent magnitude of 11.48. It has a planet around 0.6 the mass of Jupiter that has a period of 4.6 days. The planet possibly has a large core of heavy metals.[2]