A cobalt blue Jupiter sized planet orbiting ONLY 2.9 million miles from its' star. WOW!
This is the first exoplanet to have its' color determined and it was done using the Hubble Space Telescope. The planet is a hell hole with 2200 degree F temps and it rains GLASS. Oh, and the winds are thought to be about 9,000+ mph!
The fact we can discern such things just by the light from the exoplanet, which is a feat in of itself to do, is simply amazing.
Read More About It here: http://www.skyandtelescope.com/community/skyblog/newsblog/A-Glassy-Blue-Jupiter-215234431.html
Sky Guy in VA