Solar Energetic Particle event

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Term: Solar Energetic Particle event

A solar energetic particle event is a sudden release of particles (protons, electrons and heavy ions) with energy ranging from a few tens of keV to GeV and associated with solar eruptive phenomena or interplanetary coronal mass ejections.

Created 2023.04.16
Last Modified 2023.04.16
Contributed by Ryan McGranaghan