Activity summary of the solar and geophysical activity

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Solar and Geophysical Activity Summary 2018 Feb 24 0245 UTC
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Joint USAF/NOAA Solar and Geophysical Activity Summary

SGAS Number 055 Issued at 0245Z on 24 Feb 2018 This report is compiled from data received at SWO on 23 Feb
A. Energetic Events
Begin  Max  End  Rgn   Loc   Xray  Op 245MHz 10cm   Sweep
None
B. Proton Events
None.
C. Geomagnetic Activity Summary
The geomagnetic field reached active levels.
D. Stratwarm
Not available
E. Daily Indices: (real-time preliminary/estimated values)
10 cm 068  SSN 000  Afr/Ap 011/015   X-ray Background A2.2
Daily Proton Fluence (flux accumulation over 24 hrs)
GT 1 MeV 1.4e+06   GT 10 MeV 1.6e+04 p/(cm2-ster-day)
(GOES-15 satellite synchronous orbit W135 degrees)
Daily Electron Fluence
GT 2 MeV 3.90e+07 e/(cm2-ster-day)
(GOES-15 satellite synchronous orbit W135 degrees)
3 Hour K-indices
Boulder 1 4 3 5 2 2 2 2 Planetary 1 4 2 5 2 3 3 2 
F. Comments
  None.
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% 50%
Middle latitude 15% 1%
Predicted Kp max 4
Solar activity
M-class solar flare 1%
X-class solar flare 1%
Moon phase
Waxing Gibbous

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