NASA's SDO sees sun emit a mid-level solar flare

Oct 24, 2013 Full story: EurekAlert!

NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory or SDO, captured this image on the sun of an M9.4-class solar flare, which peaked at 8:30 pm EDT on Oct. 23, 2013.

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jotham cuizon

Boardman, OR

#1 Oct 25, 2013
i think all we need to do is be aware of what's happening and be prepared for any eventuality that's going to happen with our sun...it's an exciting time to live!
Sky High Energy

Gold, India

#2 Apr 18, 2014
Updates will be provided as they are available on the flare and whether there was an associated coronal mass ejection, or CME, another solar phenomenon that can send solar particles into space and affect electronic systems in satellites and on Earth.

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