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Solar wind (Speed, Density), Interplanetary Magnetic Field (IMF) (Bt, Bz)

Solar wind

Interplanetary Magnetic Field (IMF)

Courtesy of NASA and the ACE Science Center (SWEPAM, MAG instruments teams) and/or NASA/NOAA DSCOVR (PlasMag instrument team)

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Current data suggest that it is not possible to see aurora now at middle latitudes

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Auroral activity Minor Severe
High latitude 25% 35%
Middle latitude 10% 1%
Predicted Kp max 4
Solar activity
M-class solar flare 1%
X-class solar flare 1%
Moon phase
Waning Crescent

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Last X-flare:2017/09/10X8.2
Last M-flare:2017/10/20M1.0
Last geomagnetic storm:2017/12/05Kp5 (G1)
Number of spotless days in 2017:94
Last spotless day:2017/12/09

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