First Exoplanet Confirmed using James Webb Telescope

An Exoplanet was confirmed for the first time using the James Webb Telescope; the findings were presented last month at the American Astronomical Society conference.

For the first time, the James Webb Telescope has confirmed an exoplanet! This planet, LHS 475 b, is extremely similar in size to Earth, but they are incomparable due to the fact that the exoplanet revolves around its star in just two days! 💫

The discovery presents the precision and capability that the James Webb Telescope has. Researchers believe that this is just the first of many discoveries to come!

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