Solar eruption – August 19, 2017

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A new very active region is on the verge to expose itself. At the moment it is just over the horizon, on the solar limb. Luckily, I was imaging it just at the right moment, when the AR released a not so small eruption.

At one moment the eruption looked like the infinity sign:


And now the animation of the eruption, which shows the event compressed from one hour to about four seconds:

solar eruption aug 19.gif

And the sequence of the event, both in grayscale, and color:

solar eruption sequence bw.jpg

solar eruption sequence color.jpg

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