NASA has discovered Earth-like ice planet

NASA has discovered Earth-like ice planet

Space Agency NASA have discovered a previously unknown planet with a mass equal to the mass of the Earth, which is distant from the star around which it rotates, at the same distance at which Earth remote from the Sun.

This was reported on the website of the organization.

“This icy planet is the smallest planet found through microlensing”, — said the employee of NASA Yossi forest.

The star discovered planet, called OGLE-2016-BLG-1195Lb, too dim, which minimizes the chances of existence of life on the icy twin of the Earth.

Earlier it was reported that on 19 April to the Ground for the first time in 400 years approached a large asteroid.