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Abstract

The white-light corona becomes visible during total solar eclipses. Outside eclipses it can be observed at 2–9 R by balloon- or satellite-borne, externally occulted coronagraphs (OSO-7, Skylab). It consists of two components: the K-corona and the F-corona.

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Solar Phys Coronal Hole Solar Corona Solar Eclipse Coronal Loop 
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