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Sunspot region 2628

Our Sun is showing signs of life this morning as it produced two strong C-class solar flares.

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Current data suggest that it is not possible to see aurora now at middle latitudes

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Today's space weather

Auroral activity Minor Severe
High latitude 20% 20%
Middle latitude 5% 1%
Predicted Kp max 4
Solar activity
M-class solar flare 1%
X-class solar flare 1%
Moon phase
New Moon

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Last X-flare:2015/05/05X2.7
Last M-flare:2017/04/03M5.8
Last geomagnetic storm:2017/06/16Kp5 (G1)
Number of spotless days in 2017:42
Last spotless day:2017/06/12

This day in history*

Solar flares
12001X1.2
22001M5.6
32000M3.0
42013M2.9
52000M2.6
ApG
1201572G4
2200550G3
3200027G1
4201318
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*since 1994