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 2287

Number of
sunspots
Size Class Magn. Class Spot Location
5 -1 10 -20 α AXX N14W84

Flare probabilities

C M X Proton
-% -% -% -%

Region 2289

Number of
sunspots
Size Class Magn. Class Spot Location
2 -2 10 α AXX S10W35

Flare probabilities

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

Region 2290

Number of
sunspots
Size Class Magn. Class Spot Location
15 4 70 β DAO N19W34

Flare probabilities

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

Region 2292

Number of
sunspots
Size Class Magn. Class Spot Location
2 10 α AXX S08E13

Flare probabilities

C M X Proton
-% -% -% -%
Current data suggest that it is not possible to see aurora now at middle latitudes

Auroral activity

Live
chance
High latitude 13%
Middle latitude 0%
Low latitude 0%
Today
Minor Severe
High latitude 25% 20%
Middle latitude 1% 1%
Predicted Kp max 3

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Latest alerts

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.
Moderate M2.44 solar flare
Moderate M1.27 solar flare

Space weather facts

Last X-flare:2014/12/20X1.8
Last M-flare:2015/02/09M2.4
Last geomagnetic storm:2015/02/24Kp5 (G1)

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