Composited full-disk imagery sampled at 12 second intervals.
Mercury transit, from May 9, 2016, as seen by the AIA telescope with 171 Ångstrom filter on Solar Dynamics Observatory.
This is a composited product, producing a full disk 4Kx4K view by combining the image subsets taken at 12 second cadence with full-disk images taken about every 90 seconds. It is generated for esthetics use and it not suitable for scientific analysis.
Data Used: SDO/AIA/171 Filter
2016-05-09T10:08:22 - 2016-05-09T19:59:22
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