Sun Storm from NASA
NASA took this photo of the Sun which was shot by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory. It shows the Sun spurting out a medium sized solar flare. Here are some fascinating facts regarding the sun:
• Located 92 Million miles from Earth
• Core temperature is approximately 27 Million degrees (Fahrenheit)
• Surface temperature is approximately 10,340 degrees (Fahrenheit)
• Sun is 4.5 Billion years old
• Traveling at the speed-of-light, it takes sunlight 8 minutes to travel from the Sun to the Earth.