February 15, 1997

SOHO-LASCO Images, Christmas '96


Christmas '96
Naval Research Laboratory

Released at the AAAS AMSIE '97

A presentation was made at the 1997 American Association for the Advancement of Science annual meeting on February 15, 1997 in Seattle Washington. Images and movies from the Large Angle and Spectrometric COronagraph Experiment (LASCO) taken during the week of 22-27 December 1996 were made public. LASCO was launched aboard the SOHO (Solar and Heliospheric Observatory) spacecraft on 2 December 1995.


EIT 4 Panel Image Sequence 23
December 1996 (45kB)
Also available in Postscript format (1.2MB)

C1 Coronagraph Images (69kB)
23 December 1996
Also available in Postscript format (1.1MB)

C2 Coronagraph Images 23 (45kB)
December 1996
Also available in Postscript format (4.6MB)

C3 Coronagraph Image (672kB)
24 December 1996 02:50 UT

C2 Coronagraph Image 23 (573kB)
December 1996 04:44 UT


C3 Coronagraph Movie 22-27 December 1996 Image Cadence ~50 minutes Hint: Use a MPEG or GIF viewer to view movies and images. Web browsers such as Mosaic or Netscape often reserve lots of colors for themselves and leave few for use by other applications.

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Scott Paswaters
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Solar Physics Branch / Code 7660

Last revised 13 February 1997 - S.E. Paswaters

DOE/National Renewable Energy Laboratory

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