Big Sunspot 1520 Releases X1.4 Class Flare

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    An X1.4 class flare erupted from the center of the sun, peaking on July 12, 2012 at 12:52 PM EDT. It erupted from Active Region 1520 which rotated into view on July 6. Further updates will be provided as needed.

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    1. Jaroslove Bondarenko 33 months ago | reply

      from 5D SunSEIS after 06-12.07.2012 to 7D SunSEIS before 20.12.2012...:)

    2. wickedmartini 33 months ago | reply

      Just plain cool...

    3. Chungking Express 33 months ago | reply

      Awesome shot. In both senses of the word.

    4. orinoko42 33 months ago | reply

      That explains a lot =]

    5. JeromeG111 33 months ago | reply

      Remarkable photo

    6. Trudy - 33 months ago | reply

      Heading toward Earth?

    7. dodagp 32 months ago | reply

      So spectacular !!!! Lovely electric blue !!!!

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