Push-in to a region of the Sun to witness a solar tsunami after a flare event. The tsunami moves hot gas (bright) out of the region, revealing cooler regions (darker) below.
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Need MPEG-2 viewer, such as Visual Circuits HDfocus or Electrosonic HD Video Server
Cost / Copyright:
Please give credit to NASA GSFC Scientific Visualization Studio.
DLESE Catalog ID: NASA-SVS-002921
This resource has a thumbnail image at 'A view of the Sun before the event.'
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Author: Tom Bridgman
NASA GSFC Scientific Visualization Studio
Principal Investigator: Meredith Wills-Davey
Principal Investigator: Craig DeForest