The solar flare was the largest recorded since September when an was released. X-class represents the most intense solar flares, with an being twice as intense as an The largest solar flare ever recorded was an in April
This image provided by NASA on March combines observations made by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory in several extreme ultraviolet wavelengths, highlighting a bright X-class flare toward the upper left of the sun's disk on March Picture: NASA/AFP/Getty
Nasas Solar Dynamics Observatory captured this image of the class solar flare. Solar activity continued as the sun emitted a fourth X-class flare from its upper left limb, peaking at p. This flare is the X-class flare of the current solar cycle.
SPOT OF BOTHER The same complicated sunspot spat out seven flares from September 4 to This image shows in ultraviolet light the second-largest flare (bright flash at right), which was emitted on September ~~ SDO/GSFC/NASA
Sun Unleashes Monster Solar Flare, Strongest in a Decade
Huge Solar Flare Erupts from Biggest Sunspot in 24 Years. The biggest sunspot on the face of the sun in more than two decades unleashed a major flare on Friday (Oct. the fourth intense solar storm from the active star in less than a week.