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May 9, 2022

Sun Activity: Week of May 9, 2022

[Alex on EARTHSKY.ORG] 5/9: low sun activity; 5/10: X-flare from AR3006; 5/11: Rare magnetic crochet and CMEs; 5/12: Moderate, possible glancing CME; 5/13: Sun activity moderate; 5/14: Possible glancing CME; 5/15: Beautiful prominence eruption (Image: NOAA)
May 17, 2013

Wiggling Loops from 4 Flares – May 13 – 16, 2013

Wiggly Jiggly Loops by 4 flares from an evolving sunspot AR11748 showed us some exciting yet basically benign activity. A little image processing helps us really see certain aspects of the activity. Keep an eye out for wiggling loops set […]