Artist’s impression of the pitch-black planet exoplanet WASP-12b in orbit around its sun. NASA/ESA/G. Bacon (STScI)

Pitch Black Exoplanet That Reflects No Light Spotted by Hubble Telescope

Observations from the Hubble Space Telescope reveal that the reflectiveness of exoplanet WASP-12b is “darker than fresh asphalt.”

Published On 09/14/2017
4:46 PM EDT