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SDO/EVE Finds Evidence of Late Phase in Solar Flares

September 7, 2011

This movie showing cropped data views of the May 5, 2010 solar flare taken by multiple instruments on board the Solar Dynamic Observatory (SDO). Starting on the left, the top row shows three separate Atmospheric Imaging Assembly (AIA) channels (94, 335, 171 angstrom) next to a map of the Sun’s surface magnetic field as observed by the Helioseismic and Magnetic Imager (HMI).  credit:  NASA