Solar Features - Prominences and Filaments - Filaments

Metadata Updated: November 12, 2020

Filaments are formed in magnetic loops that hold relatively cool, dense gas suspended above the surface of the Sun (David Hathaway/NASA)

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Metadata Date October 2, 2015
Metadata Created Date November 12, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 12, 2020
Reference Date(s) August 10, 2014 (publication)
Frequency Of Update annually

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Resource Type Nongeographicdataset
Metadata Date October 2, 2015
Metadata Created Date November 12, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 12, 2020
Reference Date(s) August 10, 2014 (publication)
Responsible Party DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce (Point of Contact)
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Guid gov.noaa.ngdc.stp.solar:solar-features_prominences-filaments_filaments
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Bbox East Long 180
Bbox North Lat 90
Bbox South Lat -90
Bbox West Long -180
Coupled Resource
Frequency Of Update annually
Graphic Preview Description Filament observed on the solar disk(
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Harvest Source Title NGDC STP Solar
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Metadata Language eng; U.S.A.
Metadata Type geospatial
Progress underDevelopment
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Spatial Harvester True
Temporal Extent Begin 1955-07-01
Temporal Extent End 2010-11-24

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