The First Naked-eye Superflare Detected from Proxima Centauri

Ward S. Howard, Matt A. Tilley, Hank Corbett, Allison Youngblood, R. O.Parke Loyd, Jeffrey K. Ratzloff, Nicholas M. Law, Octavi Fors, Daniel Del Ser, Evgenya L. Shkolnik, Carl Ziegler, Erin E. Goeke, Aaron D. Pietraallo, Joshua Haislip

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Original languageEnglish
Article numberL30
JournalAstrophysical Journal Letters
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jun 20 2018
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus Subject Areas

  • Astronomy and Astrophysics
  • Space and Planetary Science


  • planets and satellites: terrestrial planets
  • stars: flare
  • surveys
  • ultraviolet: planetary systems
  • ultraviolet: stars

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