Videos of a prominence eruption occurring on 06/07/2011 from 304, 171 and 211 Angstrom channel cameras on the SDO (Solar Dynamics Observatory). Also included is a video from the LASCO C2 coronagraph aboard the SOHO (Solar and Heliospheric Observatory) spacecraft. This event produced M2.5 x-ray solar flare and a moderate proton storm. There are no major concerns for space weather.
Tags: Science, Solar Flare, Sun, Solar System, Don't look directly at the Sun!
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