Views of the Mar 29, 2014 X-class flare from SDO, IRIS, RHESSI and Sacramento Peak.
March 29 X-class Flare - 1

This combined image shows the March 29, 2014, X-class flare as seen through the eyes of different observatories. SDO is on the bottom/left, which helps show the position of the flare on the sun. The darker orange square is IRIS data. The red rectangular inset is from Sacramento Peak. The violet spots show the flare's footpoints from RHESSI.

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