Top 50 solar flares of the year 2001

On this page you will find an overview of the strongest solar flares of the year 2001 together with links to more information in our archive and a video (if available) of the event.

Region Start Maximum End
1X20.02001/04/02939321:3221:5122:03 MovieView archive
2X14.42001/04/15941513:1913:5013:55 MovieView archive
3X6.22001/12/13973314:2014:3014:35 MovieView archive
4X5.62001/04/06941519:1019:2119:31 MovieView archive
5X5.32001/08/25959116:2316:4517:04 MovieView archive
6X3.42001/12/28976720:0220:4521:32 MovieView archive
7X2.82001/12/11973307:5808:0808:14 MovieView archive
8X2.62001/09/24963209:3210:3811:09 MovieView archive
9X2.32001/04/10941505:0605:2605:42 MovieView archive
10X2.02001/04/12941509:3910:2810:49View archive
11X1.72001/03/29939309:5710:1510:32View archive
12X1.62001/10/19966100:4701:0501:13View archive
13X1.62001/10/19966116:1316:3016:43View archive
14X1.42001/04/02939310:0410:1410:20View archive
15X1.32001/10/25967214:4215:0215:28View archive
16X1.22001/04/03941503:2503:5704:55View archive
17X1.22001/06/23951104:0204:0804:11View archive
18X1.22001/10/22967217:4417:5918:14View archive
19X1.12001/04/02939310:5811:3612:05View archive
20X1.12001/11/25970409:4509:5109:54View archive
21X1.02001/11/04968416:0316:2016:57View archive
22M9.92001/11/22970422:3223:3000:06View archive
23M9.52001/09/09960820:4020:4520:48View archive
24M9.32001/12/29974809:3809:4510:06View archive
25M9.12001/10/01962804:4105:1505:23View archive
26M9.12001/11/08968706:5907:0407:06View archive
27M8.42001/04/05941708:3709:2209:54View archive
28M8.12001/09/17960815:4415:5015:54View archive
29M7.92001/04/09941515:2015:3416:00View archive
30M7.82001/04/26943311:2613:1213:19View archive
31M7.82001/06/13950211:2211:4211:51View archive
32M7.72001/01/20931321:0621:2021:32View archive
33M7.62001/09/25962804:2404:4004:52View archive
34M7.142001/12/26974204:3205:4006:47View archive
35M6.92001/11/28971516:2616:3516:41View archive
36M6.72001/03/10936804:0004:0504:07View archive
37M6.72001/10/22967214:2715:0815:31View archive
38M6.52001/10/23967202:1102:2302:34View archive
39M6.42001/05/20-06:0006:0306:06View archive
40M6.32001/06/15950210:0110:1310:20View archive
41M6.22001/06/22950322:1422:2222:31View archive
42M6.02001/09/05960114:2514:3214:34View archive
43M5.72001/03/08936811:1311:1811:21View archive
44M5.72001/10/19965809:3509:4309:55View archive
45M5.72001/11/07969019:3020:0120:26View archive
46M5.62001/06/23951100:1000:1500:20View archive
47M5.62001/09/16960803:3903:5304:18View archive
48M5.62001/12/12972721:4122:0022:18View archive
49M5.52001/04/01-10:5512:1713:24View archive
50M5.52001/11/29971510:1210:3610:43View archive
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