WOW! Pretty excellent work from the ESO!
A review of the data from shows tiny Doppler shifts indicate the presence of a planet with a mass at least 1.3 times that of the Earth, orbiting around Proxima Centauri and just 7 million kilometres/ 4.3 million miles and that’s only 5% of the Earth-Sun distance. The orbital period (that’s a year) of the planet is 11.2 DAYS!
Yes, for Proxima Centauri that is still in the habitable zone. Proxima Centauri is around 8.25 light-years away far enough to make further investigation difficult.
Difficult is not impossible. . . stay tuned, as they say on the television.