Posted on 8 January 2014 by Daniel
Colours in the sky – Part 2
Here it is!
This movie shows imagery from NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory as the Sun emitted an X-class flare on 7 January 2014. The movie shows light in the 1600 Angstrom wavelength showing both sunspots visible on the Sun’s surface and the flare in the solar atmosphere. NOTE: This video loops 4 times. Credit: NASA/SDO/Goddard Space Flight Center