Wednesday, 9 August 2017 - 19:09 UTC
Not a lot of space weather news to report about lately but we do have a small coronal hole facing our planet today.
Solar wind flowing from this coronal hole could arrive at Earth in about 2 to 3 days from now. Geomagnetic storm conditions (Kp5 or greater) are however unlikely but it could be an interesting event for high latitude sky watchers.
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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|