Sunspot regions

On this page you'll find an overview of all the visible sunspot regions on the Sun together with their properties, images and the chances on solar flares or proton events. This page is updated daily and the sunspot images every hour.

Solar Dynamics Observatory HMI Continuum

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Region 2187

Number of
sunspots
Size Class Magn. Class Spot Location
1 -1 110 α HSX S09W87

Flare probabilities

C M X Proton
5% 1% 1% 1%

Region 2192

Number of
sunspots
Size Class Magn. Class Spot Location
58 3 2740 40 β - δ - γ FKC S14W12

Flare probabilities

C M X Proton
99% 85% 45% 35%

Solar flares from today

C4.2 C3.4 C3.6 M4.0 C3.6

Region 2193

Number of
sunspots
Size Class Magn. Class Spot Location
8 -3 100 -20 β - γ DAO N06W51

Flare probabilities

C M X Proton
25% 5% 1% 1%

Region 2194

Number of
sunspots
Size Class Magn. Class Spot Location
2 70 -60 β CSO S12E26

Flare probabilities

C M X Proton
10% 1% 1% 1%

Region 2195

Number of
sunspots
Size Class Magn. Class Spot Location
7 4 70 10 β DSO N07E53

Flare probabilities

C M X Proton
20% 5% 1% 1%
Current data suggest that it is not possible to see aurora now at middle latitudes
The maximum X-ray flux of the past two hours is:
C3.76

Auroral activity

Live
chance
High latitude 51%
Middle latitude 3%
Low latitude 3%
Today
Minor Severe
High latitude 30% 45%
Middle latitude 15% 1%
Predicted Kp max 4

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