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198. Spectro-Polarimetric Properties of Sunquake Sources and the Origin of Sunquakes

Contributed by A. G. Kosovichev. Posted on February 13, 2024

A spectro-polarimetric analysis of the sunquake sources observed during an X1.5 flare revealed transient emission in the FeI 6173Å line core, indicating intense, impulsive heating in the lower photosphere at the beginning of the flare impulsive phase.