An international team of astronomers discovered in the constellation of Aquarius three planets the size of Earth. Monitoring is done from the observatory in Chile.
The planets are located around the red dwarf star, called brown Trappist-1, the amount of which is one-eighth the size of the sun.Miniature planetary system is located at a distance of 40 light years from earth. At least one of the planets can have an adequate temperature for life, scientists.
According to scientists of the University of Belgium, three planets in 20-100 times closer to its star than the Earth is to the sun. This is more like in scale Jupiter and its satellites, than the solar system, scientists said.