Monday, 2 March 2015

Moderate M1.05 solar flare & G1 - Minor geomagnetic storm

Minor R1 Radio Blackout in progress (≥M1 - current: M1.03)

Region 2290 now firing M-flares. Possible brief issues with GPS & hamradio next 24hrs until it rotates out of sight.



19:48
Strong M4.12 solar flare from sunspot region 12290

15:48
Strong M3.77 solar flare from sunspot region 12290

10:06
Moderate M1.18 solar flare from sunspot region 12290

G1 - Minor geomagnetic storm (Kp 5o) - High latitude sky watchers have a chance to see visual aurora. The higher middle latitudes might see aurora on the northern or southern horizon, depending on which hemisphere you are located.

06:57
Moderate M1.05 solar flare