Kp-index

Probability forecast
Today Active Minor Severe
High latitude 20% 30% 25%
Middle latitude 20% 5% 1%
Kp-index forecast
Predicted maximum
Today Kp3
Tomorrow Kp2
The day after tomorrow Kp2

Auroral oval

Aurora map
Hemispheric Power
Northern hemisphere 9 GW
Southern hemisphere 9 GW

Real Time Solar Wind

With the current speed, it will take the solar wind 77 minutes to propagate from DSCOVR to Earth.
Solar wind
Speed: 324.4 km/sec
Solar wind
Density: 15.26 p/cm3
Interplanetary Magnetic Field
Bt: 6.59 nT
Interplanetary Magnetic Field
Bz: 1.87 nT (North)

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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 2018:206
Current stretch spotless days:2

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