space weather illustration
space weather illustration
DSCOVR, launched in 2015 and declared operational in July 2016, is the primary satellite providing data needed for space weather warnings. Credit: NOAA artist's concept
GOES-R
Peters
space weather illustration
coronal mass ejection
SOHO spacecraft
coronal mass ejection
Credit: NOAA artist's concept
An X2.7 class solar flare flashes on the edge of the sun on May 5, 2015. This image was captured by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory and shows a blend of light from the 171 and 131 Ångström wavelengths. Credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center/Solar Dynamics Observatory