Watch a solar flare happen

Check out this video from NASA of the June 7, 2011 solar flare. Watch it happen!

Check out this video from NASA of the June 7, 2011 solar flare. Watch it happen!

This is an SDO zoom-in composite (211, 193 and 171 wavelengths) video of the M-2 solar flare and spectacular coronal mass ejection (CME) event on June 7, 2011. At the top is a graph from the GOES-15 satellite showing corresponding X-ray measurements of the event. Via NASA.

Dramatic solar flare June 7, 2011. Aurora alert June 8 and 9

Eleanor Imster