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2017 March 21

Hinode XRT Observes the Sun!
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Our Quiet Sun in X-rays

Solar activity has remained low this month with only a few small B-flares in the first week of March. With very few active regions on the disk, we finally get a chance to study quiet sun features like coronal holes, prominences, and bright points.

Keywords: Full Disk, Quiet Sun
Filters: Al_poly

(Prepared by Patricia Jibben)

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