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August 9, 2010


This is a multi-wavelength extreme ultraviolet snapshot of the sun taken by NASA's Goddard telescope on August 1st. Scientists can see lots of major activity including a C3-class solar flare (the white area on the left).

Sun Tsunamis and Northern Lights in the Summer!

August 1st, 2010 was a pretty exciting day on the surface of the sun: flares, tsunamis, and lift offs OH MY!

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