Pictures of the Sun
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(Some images can be clicked on for bigger versions)
This spectacular image is a false-colour picture of the Sun.
Here is another false colour image of the Sun, this
This extremely high resolution picture was taken utilising cutting edge technology to show in great
detail a group of sunspots on the sun's surface. The outer parts of the sunspots shown in this image are in constant
motion.(click on it for a larger version)
Image courtesy of Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences
This rather bright picture was taken from the SOHO ultra-violet imaging
Here's yet another great image of the Sun. Notice the massive solar flare jutting out from the side.
Pictures Courtesy of NASA/Jpl
The Solar System