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X1.9 Solar Flare! Hyperactive Sunspot Eruption Seen By Spacecraft

Sunspot AR3184 erupted with an X1.9-class solar flare on Jan. 9, 2022. NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) captured the fireworks. The sunspot has been very active since it rotated into SDO's view. Credit: NASA/SDO/ | edited by's [Steve Spaleta]( Music: A Rising Sun by Alan Ellis / courtesy of
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