The Largest Solar Flare

On August 9, 2011 with the help NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory astronomers can take a video which shows an extremely powerful solar flare, the largest in over four years, as it appeared in the ultraviolet range of the light spectrum. The flare registered as an X6.9 class Sun storm, the largest of the Solar Cycle 24.

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Suns Powerful Eruption

NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory spacecraft viewed Coronal mass ejection on June 7, 2011. This event registered as a Class M-2 solar flare, which is a medium-class sun storm that should not be a danger to satellites or infrastructure on Earth.The Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) observed the flare’s peak at 1:41a.m

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