See our Sun in a safe solar telescope and view storms on the surface of the Sun

Learn about space weather and see sunspots, solar flares & prominences on the Sun

Learn about the Suns rotation, age and more

Ages 5 to adult.

Images taken from NOAA's GOES (Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite) 15 satellite.

Solar X-Ray Imager
in Real Time

The latest GOES Solar X-ray Imager (SXI) image and animation

Visit for fully interactive, real time and archived,
solar events including current active regions, coronal holes, coronal jets,
flares, eruptions, loops and more.