The aurora and solar activity archive

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January 2017

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Kp4-

2

Kp2+

3

Kp4-

4

B1.8
Kp4-

5

B1.4
Kp4

6

Kp4-

7

Kp4+

8

Kp4

9

Kp3+

10

B8.8
Kp4-

11

B5.0
Kp3-

12

C3.8
Kp2+

13

Kp2-

14

B2.1
Kp2-

15

Kp2

16

B1.9
Kp1-

17

Kp2

18

B1.3
Kp4-

19

Kp3+

20

B5.3
Kp3+

21

C9.3
Kp3+

22

B2.4
Kp3+

23

Kp2

24

B5.2
Kp2

25

B8.5
Kp3

26

B4.1
Kp4-

27

B5.4
Kp4+

28

C2.8
Kp3+

29

Kp3-

30

Kp3-

31

G1
     
Current data suggest that it is not possible to see aurora now at middle latitudes
The solar wind speed is currently moderately high (532 km/sec.)

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Auroral activity Minor Severe
High latitude 10% 5%
Middle latitude 1% 1%
Predicted Kp max 2
Solar activity
M-class solar flare 1%
X-class solar flare 1%
Moon phase
Waxing Crescent

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Last X-flare:2015/05/05X2.7
Last M-flare:2017/04/03M5.8
Last geomagnetic storm:2017/06/16Kp5 (G1)
Number of spotless days in 2017:42
Current stretch spotless days:2

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