Viewing archive of Friday, 20 October 2017

Sunspot numberNew regionsBackground fluxM
00A6.61

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Region Start Maximum End
- B1.4 00:06 00:49 01:01
- B3.4 13:52 14:03 14:09
- B3.9 22:45 22:53 22:58
2685 M1.0 23:10 23:28 23:36

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Current data suggest that it is not possible to see aurora now at middle latitudes
The direction of the interplanetary magnetic field is slightly South (-5.54nT).

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Last X-flare:2017/09/10X8.2
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