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ex·tra·so·lar

 (ĕk′strə-sō′lər)
adj.
Being or originating outside the solar system: an extrasolar planet.

extrasolar

(ˌɛkstrəˈsəʊlə)
adj
(Astronomy) occurring or existing beyond the earth's solar system
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I reckon we can say that the object is "illuminating the path to extrasolar worlds", although we probably will not be able to trace exactly which planetary system it comes from.
I'LL OPEN WITH a confession: I've never been particularly interested in extrasolar planets.
TEHRAN (FNA)- A team of astronomers spotted an extrasolar planet that boasts the most eccentric orbit ever seen.
In the last 20 years, we have learned that extrasolar planets (planets orbiting other stars) do indeed exist, and more than 1,000 have now been cataloged.
Objective: Detection and characterization of extrasolar low-mass planets are currently limited by several astrophysical and instrumental effects.
A hot Jupiter is a massive extrasolar planet that orbits very close to its parent star.
WASHINGTON (CyHAN)- Since the early 1990's, astronomers have known that extrasolar planets, or "exoplanets," orbit stars light-years beyond our own solar system.
In April 2013, NASA's Kepler Mission reported [1] the detection of an extrasolar planetary system comprising five planets (Kepler-62b, c, d, e and f) orbiting a star (Kepler-62) of spectral type K2, luminosity class V, 69 [+ or -] 0.
Molecules in the atmospheres of extrasolar planets; proceedings.
A radical new theory that planets are born within a massive veil of gas may help explain how recently discovered extrasolar planets developed their stunning diversity of sizes and locations.
There are hundreds of extrasolar planets circling stars other than our own sun.
This volume contains papers from the 9th International Bioastronomy Conference in 2007, was organized around four broad themes: the origin of prebiotic material in space and delivery to the Earth; investigation of habitable worlds in the solar system and the building blocks of life; the origin of early life and its co-evolution with the environment; and extrasolar planets and biosignatures.