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Space photos of the day: The Sun

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This full-disk multi-wavelength extreme ultraviolet image of the sun taken by the Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) on March 30, 2010. False colors trace different gas temperatures. Reds are relatively cool at 107,540 degrees Fahrenheit; blues and greens are hotter at 1,799,540 degrees Fahrenheit.

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