EIS Nugget August

9 August 2011

Evidence of a Connection Between Active Region Outflows and the Solar Wind

(by David H. Brooks, George Mason University and Harry P. Warren, Naval Research Laboratory)

EIS Nugget August

Hinode has revealed the presence of high temperature (few MK) outflows at the edges of many active regions. These outflows show velocities of tens of km/s and appear to persist for at least several days ...

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