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Solar and Geophysical Activity Summary 2001 Apr 05 0245 UTC
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Joint USAF/NOAA Solar and Geophysical Activity Summary

SGAS Number 095 Issued at 0245Z on 05 Apr 2001 This report is compiled from data received at SWO on 04 Apr
A. Energetic Events
Begin  Max  End  Rgn   Loc   Xray  Op 245MHz 10cm   Sweep
0327 0330 0333              C3.2     160
0345 0349 0353              C6.4     500
0700 0700 0701                       150
0925 0927 0938  9415 S20E67       Sf 130    180
0941 1027 1111  9415 S21E68 M1.6  Sf        360
1152 1159 1203  9401 N28W67 M1.1  Sf
1212 1222 1230              M2.0
2317 2351 0004              M1.1
B. Proton Events
The greater than 10 MeV proton event continues in progress. The shock passage produced a very slight enhancement of the particle flux levels.
C. Geomagnetic Activity Summary
The geomagnetic field was quiet to minor storm. A shock in the solar wind was observed on ACE data at 04/1422Z. After the shock, the solar wind displayed high speeds. The shock and subsequent enhanced solar wind flow are most likely to have been produced by the combined drivers from CME's out of Region 9393 on 2 April.
D. Stratwarm
None
E. Daily Indices: (real-time preliminary/estimated values)
10 cm 205  SSN 217  Afr/Ap 012/015   X-ray Background C2.6
Daily Proton Fluence (flux accumulation over 24 hrs)
GT 1 MeV 1.5e+08   GT 10 MeV 1.3e+07 p/(cm2-ster-day)
(GOES-8 satellite synchronous orbit W75 degrees)
Daily Electron Fluence
GT 2 MeV 2.20e+07 e/(cm2-ster-day)
(GOES-8 satellite synchronous orbit W75 degrees)
3 Hour K-indices
Boulder 2 2 1 1 4 5 5 2 Planetary 2 2 2 2 3 4 5 2
F. Comments
  None

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