Comments: Prominences in the SE and on the SW limb can be seen in 304 angstroms. The SE prominence is seen in emission, and the SW is seen in absorbtion. Microflare in active region 8218 at 10:11 UT. The set if loops in the NW is growing. ems19980518_195_b.save shows nice prominences in the SE and on the SW limb.