25. Januar 2012
Solar Watchers update
Powerful M8.7 Flare: A solar flare reaching M8.7 was generated by Active Region 11402 at 03:59 UTC Monday morning. R2 Radio Blackout, 100 MeV Proton Spike and 10cm Radio Burst resulted. As well as a 10cm Radio Burst (TenFlare) which lasted 19 minutes was also reported.
A Full-Halo Coronal Mass Ejection (CME) followed immediately after this event, with components appearing to be Earth directed. The main bulk of the incoming plasma cloud appears to be directed above the Earth however impact is estimated to arrive during Jan 26-27.
G1 Class Geomagnetic Storm has subsided while solar winds plummet under 300 km/s. Aurora may still possible but only at very high latitudes.
Earthquake Forecasting Channel
Earthquake Reporting Channel
Solar Soft website
WSA-Enlil Solar Wind Prediction
Quality Solar Website
Estimated Planetary K index information
GOES Xray Flux Data
Sunspot Information from Solar Monitor
Quality Weather Website
Space Weather Website
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