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Solar and Geophysical Activity Summary 2005 Sep 08 0248 UTC
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Joint USAF/NOAA Solar and Geophysical Activity Summary

SGAS Number 251 Issued at 0245Z on 08 Sep 2005 This report is compiled from data received at SWO on 07 Sep
A. Energetic Events
Begin  Max  End  Rgn   Loc   Xray  Op 245MHz 10cm   Sweep
 1717 1740 1803  0808 S06E89 X17.0 3b 3200   27000  II/IV           
 1932 2202 0044              M1.4                                   
 2006 2007 2007                       220                           
B. Proton Events
A slow rise in the greater than 10 and greater than 100 MeV protons at geosynchronous orbit began late in the period. The greater than 10 MeV protons will likely cross the 10 pfu threshold on 08 Sep.
C. Geomagnetic Activity Summary
The geomagnetic field was quiet to active. Today's powerful X17 flare produced a sudden disturbance in the geomagnetic field at 07/1725Z. This 82 nT magnetic crochet was one of the largest observed this Solar Cycle.
D. Stratwarm
Not available
E. Daily Indices: (real-time preliminary/estimated values)
10 cm 100  SSN 011  Afr/Ap 012/015   X-ray Background C1.0
Daily Proton Fluence (flux accumulation over 24 hrs)
GT 1 MeV 1.9e+06   GT 10 MeV 3.2e+04 p/(cm2-ster-day)
(GOES-11 satellite synchronous orbit W113 degrees)
Daily Electron Fluence
GT 2 MeV 4.20e+08 e/(cm2-ster-day)
(GOES-12 satellite synchronous orbit W75 degrees)
3 Hour K-indices
Boulder 4 4 1 3 3 3 3 1 Planetary 4 3 2 3 2 4 4 1 
F. Comments
  None

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