Kp-index

Probability forecast
Today Active Minor Severe
High latitude 15% 20% 15%
Middle latitude 10% 1% 1%
Kp-index forecast
Predicted maximum
Today Kp2
Tomorrow Kp3
The day after tomorrow Kp3

Auroral oval

Aurora map
Hemispheric Power
Northern hemisphere 10 GW
Southern hemisphere 11 GW

Real Time Solar Wind

With the current speed, it will take the solar wind 71 minutes to propagate from DSCOVR to Earth.
Solar wind
Speed: 354.1 km/sec
Solar wind
Density: 5.75 p/cm3
Interplanetary Magnetic Field
Bt: 4.42 nT
Interplanetary Magnetic Field
Bz: -2.44 nT (South)

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Moon phase


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

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Last X-flare:2017/09/10X8.2
Last M-flare:2017/10/20M1.0
Last geomagnetic storm:2018/11/05Kp6 (G2)
Number of spotless days in 2018:190
Current stretch spotless days:2

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