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Standard cartoon CME model. The flux rope extends through the page. Overlying fields resist the flux rope’s elevation and expansion. Magnetic reconnection releases the energy stored in the field to accelerate the flux rope, producing a CME. Adapted from Forbes et al. (2018).

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