Solar flares riddle

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Above the photosphere is the chromosphere and above that, the corona. Sometimes our sun sends out big, bright fire loops reaching high up into the corona. What is this called?
 

BoulderHead

I believe they are called solar flares.

didiwindidiwindidiwin?
 
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I believe the official, technical term is: loopy sun beams.
 

Claude Bile

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Prominences?
 

Robert Zaleski

coronal loops
 
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Aurora Borealis
 
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magnetic loops
 

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