Space Science Reviews

, Volume 123, Issue 1, pp 13-30

First online:

Coronal Mass Ejections: Overview of Observations

  • H. S. HudsonAffiliated withSpace Sciences Laboratory, University of California Email author 
  • , J.-L BougeretAffiliated withObservatoire de Paris
  • , J. BurkepileAffiliated withHigh Altitude Observatory

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We survey the subject of Coronal Mass Ejections (CMEs), emphasizing knowledge available prior to about 2003, as a synopsis of the phenomenology and its interpretation.


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