In this section terms that are frequently used on this site are explained. It will be expanded over time.
|AIA (Atmospheric Imaging Assembly)||An SDO Instrument that is taking images of the Sun on various wavelengths.||AIA Home (English)|
|Å (Angström)||An non-SI unit corresponding to 10-10 meter, or 0.1nm.||Angstrom - Brittanica (English)|
|CME (Coronal Mass Ejection)||The Sun ejects matter (plasma) into space.||Coronal Mass Ejection - Brittanica (English)|
|Enlil (WSA-Enlil)||SWPC prediction model Vorhersagemodel for space weather, CMEs and geomagnetic storms.||Enlil Home (English)|
|SDO (Solar Dynamics Observatory)||NASA satellite that monitors the Sun.||NASA SDO Home (English)|
|SWPC (Space Weather Prediction Center)||A unit that is part of US NOAA agency and monitors spaceweather and makes spaceweather forecasts.||SWPC Home (English)|