An Intense Type III Solar Radio
Burst that overpowered the reception
of strong local lightning and momentarily saturated the Radiotelescope
In the 3 hour chart above the heavy dark mass is all lightning strikes. The
gap above the red arrow above is
when the solar burst overpowered the dense lightning strike reception.
: June 21, 2005 : 1801
The audio specimen below was recorded in stereo
22.714 MHz left channel : 22.222 MHz
2 minutes and 24 seconds. 3.4 Mb size
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Timeline of Specimen:
0'00" to 14 sec : Baseline continuum / lightning
at 14 sec Type III burst begins
at 30 secs to 37 secs the solar emission eases up a little
with lightning piercing through
at 42 secs the full force of the plasma oscillations begin
and totally supplant the radio reception
at 2 minutes the solar burst subsides and the reception returns
to baseline and lightning striking.
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Recordist : Thomas Ashcraft
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