4.27.2009

Sun: Unexpected burst of activity on April 23rd

http://spaceweather.com/images2009/23apr09/eit304_med.gif?PHPSESSID=vka93aeqp3u1096h9tcqhtb1o0
[The sun produced an unexpected burst of activity on April 23rd when an enormous prominence rose over the northeastern limb and erupted. A coronal mass ejection (CME) billowed away from the blast site, but the billion-ton cloud is not heading toward Earth.]

No comments: