Solar Orbiter space probe captures the solar corona in high resolution

(ORDO NEWS) — The European Space Agency (ESA) has published a video taken on October 12 during the approach of the Solar Orbiter spacecraft to the Sun.

The probe was only 0.29 AU from the star. The video shows the corona of the Sun in maximum detail and with the highest resolution.

Each image pixel covers 105 kilometers of the Sun’s surface.


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