This is a picture of the sun.
Thrill to a sunspot’s parting shot
A particularly angry region of the sun has been throwing some strong solar storms toward us over the past week, but there’s just one more blast to weather. This picture, from astrophotographer Alan Friedman, shows active region 1429 as it rolls toward the edge of the sun’s disk.throwing
The sunspot region known as AR1429 seethes in a picture of the sun, captured on March 11 in hydrogen-alpha light by photographer Alan Friedman.
(photo by Alan Friedman / Averted Imagination via PhotoBlog)