Friday, 14 April 2017 - 21:17 UTC
A minor coronal hole located on the Sun's southern hemisphere is facing Earth today.
The NOAA SWPC has issued a minor G1 geomagnetic storm watch for 17 April (next Monday) likely due to the anticipated arrival of the solar wind stream from this coronal hole.
Image: NASA SDO
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|Predicted Kp max||3|
|M-class solar flare||1%|
|X-class solar flare||1%|
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|Last geomagnetic storm:||2017/10/15||Kp5 (G1)|
|Number of spotless days in 2017:||64|
|Current stretch spotless days:||2|