The aurora and solar activity archive

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December 2016

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1

B3.7
Kp2-

2

B2.4
Kp1+

3

B2.8
Kp1

4

C1.8
Kp1-

5

C1.2
Kp2+

6

B2.9
Kp3+

7

B3.6
Kp3

8

Kp4+

9

B1.5
G1

10

C4.0
Kp4

11

B1.3
Kp4+

12

Kp2+

13

Kp2-

14

Kp1+

15

B2.5
Kp1

16

B2.1
Kp1

17

Kp3+

18

Kp3

19

Kp2

20

Kp3-

21

B2.7
G2

22

G1

23

Kp4

24

Kp3+

25

Kp4

26

B8.3
G1

27

B3.1
Kp4-

28

Kp2

29

B1.3
Kp2

30

B2.2
Kp1+

31

B2.4
Kp3+
 
       
Current data suggest that it is not possible to see aurora now at middle latitudes

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Auroral activity Minor Severe
High latitude 25% 25%
Middle latitude 5% 1%
Predicted Kp max 3
Solar activity
M-class solar flare 15%
X-class solar flare 1%
B3.0
Moon phase
Waxing Crescent

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