disappearing solar filament

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Term: disappearing solar filament

A solar filament that disappears suddenly on a timescale of minutes to hours. The prominence material is often seen to ascend but can fall into the Sun or just fade.  DSFs are probable indicators of coronal mass ejections.

Created 2023.04.16
Last Modified 2023.04.16
Contributed by Ryan McGranaghan