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Old April 25 2013, 12:33 PM   #2
Asbo Zaprudder
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Re: Planet around Alpha Centauri - lets talk about it

If it exists (and the claim is still being debated), it's Earth size but too close to α Cen B to be habitable:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alpha_Centauri_Bb

Estimated surface temperature is about 1300 K, so basically a lava world.
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