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Solar and Geophysical Activity Summary 2002 Nov 21 0245 UTC
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Joint USAF/NOAA Solar and Geophysical Activity Summary

SGAS Number 325 Issued at 0245Z on 21 Nov 2002 This report is compiled from data received at SWO on 20 Nov
A. Energetic Events
Begin  Max  End  Rgn   Loc   Xray  Op 245MHz 10cm   Sweep
0606 0607 0608                       390
0742 0742 0742                       190
0850 0851 0854                       150
1210 1211 1213                       450
1715 1807 1809  0198 S19E24 M1.4  Sn 59
1854 1854 1854                       110
B. Proton Events
None
C. Geomagnetic Activity Summary
The geomagnetic field was at quiet to active levels. NASA/ACE depicted a modest increase in the solar wind speed beginning at approximately 20/1000 UTC. The Bz component of the interplanetary magnetic field made a sharp southward movement just prior to 20/1600 UTC which brought about the onset of active conditions at all latitudes.
D. Stratwarm
None
E. Daily Indices: (real-time preliminary/estimated values)
10 cm 159  SSN 108  Afr/Ap 016/017   X-ray Background B7.1
Daily Proton Fluence (flux accumulation over 24 hrs)
GT 1 MeV 2.7e+05   GT 10 MeV 9.2e+03 p/(cm2-ster-day)
(GOES-8 satellite synchronous orbit W75 degrees)
Daily Electron Fluence
GT 2 MeV 2.10e+06 e/(cm2-ster-day)
(GOES-8 satellite synchronous orbit W75 degrees)
3 Hour K-indices
Boulder 3 2 2 3 1 4 4 4 Planetary 3 3 1 3 2 4 4 4
F. Comments
  None

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