Wispy 'Plasma Dancer' on the limb of the Sun

  • Released Thursday, May 17th, 2012
  • Updated Tuesday, November 14th, 2023 at 12:02AM
  • ID: 3955

This movie actually exhibits a number of interesting solar phenomena.

The primary feature of interest was the whirrling tower of plasma on the lower right limb.


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