Region 12629

Number of
sunspots
Size Class Magn. Class Spot Location
2017/01/25 3 70 β CAO N15E59
2017/01/26 7 220 β DAO N15E44
2017/01/27 6 150 β DAO N15E31
2017/01/28 8 160 β DAO N15E18
2017/01/29 5 130 β DSO N15E05
2017/01/30 3 120 β CSO N15W10
2017/01/31 1 60 α HSX N15W22
2017/02/01 1 40 α HAX N15W38
2017/02/02 1 40 α HAX N15W51
2017/02/03 1 40 α HAX N16W65
2017/02/04 1 40 α HAX N16W78
2017/02/05 1 30 α HAX N16W92
2017/02/06 1 30 α HAX N16W0*

The top 10 solar flares from sunspot region 12629

Start Maximum End
1B8.52017/01/2521:2221:2821:32
2B6.52017/01/2515:1915:3115:36
3B5.22017/01/2417:4717:5518:01
4B4.72017/01/2502:1502:2002:24
5B4.62017/01/2516:4816:5316:59
6B4.12017/01/2604:0604:1204:15
7B3.92017/01/2606:0806:1306:18
8B3.82017/01/2519:2219:3219:42
9B3.22017/01/2423:4423:4923:54
10B3.02017/01/2517:5518:0118:11
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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Last X-flare:2015/05/05X2.7
Last M-flare:2016/11/29M1.2
Last geomagnetic storm:2017/03/27Kp6 (G2)
Number of spotless days in 2017:27
Current stretch spotless days:2

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