Big Sun Flare I Caught

A solar flare occurs when magnetic energy that has built up in the solar atmosphere is suddenly released. On the Sun’s surface are huge magnetic loops called prominences.  Here we see in the video the corona opening up and exhausting plasma high into space and through my filtering and a sun polarized lens of course we see it’s massive explosion. Understanding the size of this considering the suns distance. 400 million megatons of TNT imagine…


Author: Bruce Swartz Astronomer

Hello I am studying Astro Physics, Astronomy and the stars. Planets, Celestial bodies like Asteroids and Comets. Deep sky (Messier Objects) I have a unique technique in editing and capturing planets both far and near. My name is Bruce Swartz. I am An Amateur Astronomer...Welcome.

3 thoughts on “Big Sun Flare I Caught”

    1. Thanks Bro. Was buddy this week end my last week of work brother. Then one month of diving into this Website and filling it with great stuff. Thanks for being a supporter brother since the beginning man. Trying to get that chat room up. It IS up but a hairy guy was in it so I fricken left. LOLLL I said I’ll fix it this morning lOLLL.


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