A Solar Cycle from Solar Dynamics Observatory

  • Released Saturday, February 11, 2017
  • Updated Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at 9:17AM
  • ID: 4551

This visualization is a series of graphic components to present nearly a full sunspot cycle observed by Solar Dynamics Observatory.

Animated plots of sunspot numbers (26 day smoothed average) with and without axes.

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Animated plots of sunspot numbers (no averaging or smoothing). Generated as overlay to co-register on extra sunspot graphic.


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NASA's Scientific Visualization Studio


This visualization is related to the following missions:

Datasets used in this visualization

SDO SDO Continuum (A.K.A. Continuum) (Collected with the HMI sensor)
Sun Spot Number
Solar Influences Data Analysis Center (SIDC)

Note: While we identify the data sets used in these visualizations, we do not store any further details nor the data sets themselves on our site.

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