Zooming In on a Solar Switchback

Strange Phenomenon on the Sun Imaged by Solar Orbiter for the First Time – Mystery Solved

A magnetic phenomenon known as solar yaws has been imaged by ESA/NASA’s Solar Orbiter spacecraft for the first time. The image zooms in on the yaw (blue/white feature extending to the left) as captured in the solar corona by the Metis instrument on March 25, 2022. The yaw appears to be tied to the active …

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