Kp-index

Probability forecast
Today Active Minor Severe
High latitude 20% 25% 25%
Middle latitude 20% 10% 1%
Kp-index forecast
Predicted maximum
Today Kp3
Tomorrow Kp2
The day after tomorrow Kp2

Auroral oval

Aurora map
Hemispheric Power
Northern hemisphere 13 GW
Southern hemisphere 14 GW

Real Time Solar Wind

With the current speed, it will take the solar wind 57 minutes to propagate from DSCOVR to Earth.
Solar wind
Speed: 439.2 km/sec
Solar wind
Density: 4.08 p/cm3
Interplanetary Magnetic Field
Bt: 6.2 nT
Interplanetary Magnetic Field
Bz: 1.06 nT (North)

Disturbance Storm Time index

Moon phase


Waxing Gibbous

Sunspot regions

Solar Dynamics Observatory HMI Continuum
Sunspot number0
New regions0
10.7cm Solar Radio Flux70
Sunspot regions
RegionNumber of
sunspots
Class
Magn.
Class
Spot
There are no sunspot regions on the earth-facing solar disc today
Regions due to return
Region Lat.
2729S05
H-alpha plages without spots
Region Location
2730N09W85
2731N13W07

Solar flares

SDO AIA 131
M-class solar flare 1%
X-class solar flare 1%
Solar activity past two hours
Current value
A0.997
2h max
A1.91
24h max
A1.97
Events on the Sun today
RegionStartMaximumEnd
None
Current data suggest that it is not possible to see aurora now at middle latitudes

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Last X-flare:2017/09/10X8.2
Last M-flare:2017/10/20M1.0
Last geomagnetic storm:2018/11/05Kp6 (G2)
Number of spotless days in 2018:209
Current stretch spotless days:4

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