Sun  ID: 2765

Hi-resolution Solar Views from VAULT: Active Region

This movie presents the VAULT imagery in the context of simultaneous multi-mission observations. We zoom-in to a subset of the image which focuses on an active solar region which shows plumes of hot gases rising above the solar surface.
 

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http://www.gsfc.nasa.gov/topstory/2003/0708vault.html


Visualization Credits

Tom Bridgman (GST): Lead Animator
Marte Newcombe (GST): Animator
Angelos Vourlidas (NRL): Scientist
Kathryn A. Stofer: Writer
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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio

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Missions:
SOHO
TRACE

Data Used:
SOHO/Extreme-UV Imaging Telescope (EIT) also referred to as: SOHO/EIT
NASA and ESA - 2002/06/14T15:03:18Z-2002/06/14T18:39:00Z
SOHO/Michelson Doppler Interferometer (MDI) also referred to as: SOHO/MDI
NASA and ESA - 2002/06/14T15:03:18Z-2002/06/14T18:39:00Z
TRACE
2002/06/14T15:03:18Z-2002/06/14T18:39:00Z
The TRACE satellite views the Sun at ultraviolet wavelengths with high temporal (approximately 1-12 seconds) and spatial (1 arcsecond per pixel) resolution. Launched on April 2, 1998, it orbits the Earth in a Sun-synchronous orbit.
VAULT
2002/06/14T15:03:18Z-2002/06/14T18:39:00Z
Big Bear Solar Observatory/H-alpha Telescope/H-alpha
Observed Data - BBSO - 2002/06/14T15:03:18Z-2002/06/14T18:39:00Z
Solar imagery in Hydrogen-alpha spectral line
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This item is part of this series:
VAULT Solar Views

Goddard TV Tape:
G2003-045

Keywords:
SVS >> SOHO
DLESE >> Space science
SVS >> TRACE
NASA Science >> Sun
SVS >> Visible Light Imaging
SVS >> Extreme Ultraviolet Imaging
SVS >> EUV Imaging