Space Weather ALERT 05/03/13-Possible Major Eruption

SpaceWeather
Issue Time: 2013 May 03 1940 UTC

ALERT: Type IV Radio Emission
Begin Time: 2013 May 03 1847 UTC

Description: Type IV emissions occur in association with major eruptions on the sun and are typically associated with strong coronal mass ejections and solar radiation storms.

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Current SDO AIA 304 Image of the Sun

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