Region 12621

Number of
sunspots
Size Class Magn. Class Spot Location
2016/12/27 3 10 β BXO N11W45
2016/12/28 4 30 β CRO N10W61
2016/12/29 4 10 β BXO N10W74

The top 8 solar flares from sunspot region 12621

Start Maximum End
1B8.32016/12/2620:5621:0121:05
2B3.32016/12/2623:2523:2923:32
3B3.12016/12/2708:2008:4608:58
4B3.02016/12/2618:4718:5218:58
5B2.92016/12/2621:5822:0222:27
6B2.22016/12/3012:2212:2912:39
7B1.62016/12/2710:0410:1210:18
8B1.52016/12/2712:3312:3812:42
Current data suggest that it is not possible to see aurora now at middle latitudes
Active geomagnetic conditions expected
The solar wind speed is currently high (714.7 km/sec.)

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Today's space weather

Auroral activity Minor Severe
High latitude 20% 25%
Middle latitude 30% 15%
Predicted Kp max 6
Solar activity
M-class solar flare 15%
X-class solar flare 1%
Moon phase
Waxing Crescent

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