Viewing archive of Monday, 20 May 2002

Sunspot numberNew regionsBackground fluxCMX
1712C1.3621

Solar flares

Region Start Maximum End
0000 C2.2 07:19 07:33 07:34
9961 C3.9 07:29 08:05 08:14
9961 M4.7 10:14 10:29 10:34
9961 M5.0 10:49 10:53 10:56
9961 X2.1 15:21 15:27 15:31
9961 C4.1 18:15 18:20 18:25
9961 C1.8 19:46 19:51 19:56
9961 C3.0 20:17 20:24 20:37
0000 C2.0 21:16 21:20 21:24

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Current data suggest that it is not possible to see aurora now at middle latitudes
G1 - Minor geomagnetic storm
Observed Kp: 5-
The solar wind speed is currently moderately high (696.5 km/sec.)

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High latitude 30% 45%
Middle latitude 10% 1%
Predicted Kp max 4
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M-class solar flare 10%
X-class solar flare 1%
C3.5 C3.1
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