Shop at Amazon US


If you like the website and want to contribute to the running costs then please do so below. All contributions are most welcome.

PayPal - The safer, easier way to pay online.

A large cloud of gas, mainly hydrogen, that extends outward from the Sun's corona. Prominences that detach themselves from the corona are called coronal mass ejections (CMEs).

A major Solar prominence as image by Skylab on December 19, 1973 (credit:- NASA)

Glossary A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z