Tuesday, June 07, 2011

Massive Prominence Eruption / CME June 7 , 2011

Source: on Jun 7, 2011

Here is a beautiful video of today's Solar Flare / CME. Below is the description from the post:

"M-FLARE AND RADIATION STORM: This morning around 0641 UT, magnetic fields above sunspot complex 1226-1227 became unstable and erupted. The blast produced an M2-class solar flare, an S1-class radiation storm, and a massive CME. A recording of the blast from NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory ranks as one of the most beautiful and dramatic movies of the SDO era"

You can find more information at the original posting on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hpQmS3adLgI

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