Tuesday, 25 February 2014

Here's What a Solar Flare Looks Like In Different Wavelengths of Light

Here's What a Solar Flare Looks Like In Different Wavelengths of Light
Feb 25th 2014, 18:40, by Leslie Horn

Here's What a Solar Flare Looks Like In Different Wavelengths of Light

Yesterday, the sun spewed out an X-class solar flare. It hit its angriest peak just before 8pm last night, and NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory—which is on sun watch 24/7—caught it on camera through six different wavelengths.
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