NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory captures its 100 Millionth Photo

January 22, 2015 6:19 PM

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NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory captures its 100 Millionth Photo

The surface of Sun undergoes changes with time and the glowing images of the surface are recorded by Solar Dynamics Observatory. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration's (NASA) Atmospheric Imaging Assembly on Solar Dynamics Observatory uses four different telescopes to make sure that the space agency doesn't miss anything happening on the solar surface.

The United States space agency's mission Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) has been constantly taking photos of the sun. The four telescopes capture about 57,000 images of the sun every day.

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