June 5, 2012

Transit of Venus, Ingress, 94 Angstrom

AIA 094: This channel (as well as AIA 131) is designed to study solar flares. It measures extremely hot temperatures around 6 million Kelvin (10.8 million ˚F). It can take images every 2 seconds (instead of 10) in a reduced field of view in order to look at flares in more detail.  credit:  NASA

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