06 Mar '12, 11pm

Sunspot and Flare, March 2012 [image] #NASA

Sunspot and Flare, March 2012 [image] #NASA

As the Sun approaches solar maximum this year and next, sunspots will grow more frequent and numerous. Those tangled knots of magnetic activity will bring more frequent solar flares, coronal mass ejections, and plenty of radio disturbances that affect technology on Earth. The rise in the Sun’s activity also increases the odds of seeing auroras at high latitudes and, occasionally, middle latitudes. The images above come from NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory, which constantly images our nearest star in high-definition detail. The top image, from the Helioseismic and Magnetic Imager (HMI), was taken at 04:30 Universal Time (11:30 U.S. Eastern Time) on March 5, 2012. The bottom image was captured by the Atmospheric Imaging Assembly (AIA) just a minute before the HMI image. Both images show different faces of solar active region 1429, which rotated around the limb and into Ear...

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