posted on Jan, 17 2005 @ 04:01 PM
There looks to have been a pretty impressive CME very recently which has thrown lots of stuff outwards (or someone has used a bit of glasspaper to
clean the lenses
This should been a pretty good aurora too...
The Lasco images are here - the CME is about halfway down the page, the pictures at the top of the page are the subsequent results.
It looks like a sunspot known as 720 is responsible, an bit more info on this is here:
Edit: Argh - this should have been in space exploration of course (which is where I thought
I had posted it, strange, but obviously not -
Note to self - must pay attention to things / get more sleep) - can it be moved ?
[edit on 17-1-2005 by 0951]