Solar Flare Photos of March 29, 2014: See the Best-Observed Sun Storm Ever (Gallery)

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March 29 X-class Flare

Credit: NASA
On March 29, 2014, an X-class flare erupted from the right side of the sun and vaulted into history as the best-observed flare of all time. See the photos…Read More »

here. HERE: This combined image shows the March 29, 2014, X-class flare as seen through the eyes of different observatories. SDO is on the bottom/left, which helps show the position of the flare on the sun. The darker orange square is IRIS data. The red rectangular inset is from Sacramento Peak. The violet spots show the flare's footpoints from RHESSI. [Read the Full Story and Watch the Video Here]   Less «
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