Current data suggest that it is not possible to see aurora now at middle latitudes
The solar wind speed is currently high (743.6 km/sec.)

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Auroral activity Minor Severe
High latitude 30% 50%
Middle latitude 10% 1%
Predicted Kp max 5
Solar activity
M-class solar flare 15%
X-class solar flare 1%
M1.1 C1.8 B6.6 C2.9 B6.1 C1.0
Moon phase
Waning Crescent

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