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Astronomers find Earth-like planet outside solar system

UNDATED (WKOW) -- Is there a second Earth out there?

Astronomers say they've found a planet just like Earth outside our solar system.

They say it has the right conditions to support life.

The National Science Foundation says the planet circles a star that's 120 trillion miles away and it's mass is about three times that of the earth.

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