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SDO Combined Views of the Solar Flare on July 12, 2012

Credit: NASA/SDO/AIA/HMI
This image combines two sets of observations of the sun at 10:45 AM EDT, July 12, 2012 from the Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) to give an impression…Read More »





of what the sun looked like shortly before it unleashed an X-class flare beginning at 12:11 PM EDT.    Less «
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