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IMG * How Big are Solar Flares? (Share link: http://d.ro/bigflare ) Note: CC avail.This brief entertaining and informative video answers the question!IMG *The source video for the flare comes from NASA's SDO : http://www.flickr.com/photos/gsfc/5483193591/For another perspective on the size of the flare see NASA's related image size comparison: http://www.flickr.com/photos/gsfc/5492781335/For further information about this February 24, 2011 solar flare see this site: http://geeked.gsfc.nasa.gov/?p=5651The following text is to help this video become better referenced for its content:solar flaresolar flaresolar flaresolar flaresolar flaresolar flaresolar flaresolar flaresolar flarenasanasanasanasanasanasanasanasanasanasasolar flarenasasolar flarenasasolar flarenasasolar flarenasasolar flaresunsunsunmassivemassivemassivemassivemassivemassivemassivemassivemassivemassivehugehugehugehugehugehugehugehugehugehugesizesizesizesizesizesizeJan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec January February March April May June July August September October November December 1859 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2011 2010 2009 2008 2012 2013Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec January February March April May June July August September October November December 1859 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2011 2010 2009 2008 2012 2013Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec January February March April May June July August September October November December 1859 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2011 2010 2009 2008 2012 2013Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec January February March April May June July August September October November December 1859 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2011 2010 2009 2008 2012 2013Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec January February March April May June July August September October November December 1859 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2011 2010 2009 2008 2012 20131 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 311 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 311 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 311 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 311 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31helioviewerhelioviewerhelioviewerhelioviewersolar prominencesolar prominencesolar prominencesolar prominencesolar prominencefilament eruptionfilament eruptionfilament eruptionfilament eruptionfilament eruptionLASCOLASCOLASCOLASCOLASCO"M Class""M Class""M Class""M Class""M Class""X Class""X Class""X Class""X Class""X Class""C Class""C Class""C Class""C Class"M1M1M1M1M1M2M2M2M2M2M3M3M3M3M3M4M4M4M4M4M5M5M5M5M5M6M6M6M6M6M7M7M7M7M7M8M8M8M8M8M9M9M9M9M9"Solar Watch""Solar Watch""Solar Watch""Solar Watch""Solar Watch"GPSGPSGPSGPSGPSGlobal Position SatelliteCarringtonCarringtonCarringtonnewsnewsnews