Top 50 solar flares of the year 1997

On this page you will find an overview of the strongest solar flares of the year 1997 together with links to more information in our archive and a video (if available) of the event.

Region Start Maximum End
1X9.41997/11/06810011:4911:5512:01 MovieView archive
2X2.61997/11/27811312:5913:1713:20 MovieView archive
3X2.11997/11/04810005:5205:5806:02 MovieView archive
4M6.81997/11/28811304:5305:0305:23View archive
5M6.41997/11/29811322:2822:4422:53View archive
6M5.91997/09/24808802:4302:4802:52View archive
7M4.21997/11/03-10:1810:2910:34View archive
8M4.11997/11/04810002:3202:4203:03View archive
9M3.01997/09/24808810:5711:0611:10View archive
10M2.01997/11/26811318:3118:3718:40View archive
11M1.71997/09/17808411:3511:4311:52View archive
12M1.61997/11/24-19:3019:5020:10View archive
13M1.41997/08/29-22:5623:3223:54View archive
14M1.41997/11/03810009:0309:1009:13View archive
15M1.31997/05/21804020:0320:1520:27View archive
16M1.31997/11/04810001:2701:3501:40View archive
17M1.21997/12/01811302:3202:3702:47View archive
18M1.11997/11/28-19:5420:0920:17View archive
19M1.01997/09/02807612:2512:3012:34View archive
20M1.01997/09/08808319:2319:2719:48View archive
21M1.01997/09/17808417:4518:0318:27View archive
22M1.01997/11/03810019:5520:1620:36View archive
23M1.01997/11/15810822:3122:4623:10View archive
24C9.71997/09/09808509:4509:5310:03View archive
25C9.31997/11/25-19:3619:5219:59View archive
26C8.81997/11/04-06:2706:3006:32View archive
27C8.61997/09/19808501:3901:5001:53View archive
28C8.61997/11/03810004:3204:3804:49View archive
29C8.61997/11/03810022:1622:2422:32View archive
30C8.61997/11/17-14:5615:1015:17View archive
31C8.51997/08/09806916:3016:3416:38View archive
32C8.31997/09/24808818:2418:3418:45View archive
33C8.11997/11/05-10:0010:0610:12View archive
34C8.01997/11/03-22:5823:0223:07View archive
35C8.01997/11/04-04:1204:1604:19View archive
36C7.31997/11/04-06:3706:4006:44View archive
37C7.21997/09/25808811:4011:4911:55View archive
38C7.11997/09/17-22:3922:5122:58View archive
39C7.01997/11/05810006:1706:4106:56View archive
40C7.01997/12/21-03:4103:5404:07View archive
41C6.81997/04/07802713:5014:0714:19View archive
42C6.81997/11/05-11:3011:4011:55View archive
43C6.61997/12/01811313:2313:3113:35View archive
44C6.51997/12/22812415:1715:4115:58View archive
45C5.91997/10/28810012:5112:5613:00View archive
46C5.91997/11/04810021:0621:1721:26View archive
47C5.61997/09/17-01:1701:3601:39View archive
48C5.51997/08/10-23:4200:0300:19View archive
49C5.51997/11/04-03:5504:0204:06View archive
50C5.41997/09/08-20:0020:1520:21View archive
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