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Click on image to see the huge flare produced on 4 November 2003
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- Title Click on image to see the huge flare produced on 4 November 2003
- Released 29/09/2003 3:26 pm
- Copyright ESA
Just as solar scientists were ready to start breathing normally again after the solar activity of October 2003, active region 10486 blasted off yet another mega-flare. This one saturated the X-ray detectors on the NOAA's GOES satellites on 4 November 2003.