Max Velocity Tactical



Your Ad Here - Email for Info

You Can Shop At Amazon and Help Support Emergency-Preps.com Without It Costing You One Thin Dime - Click Here to Learn How!

Author Topic: Possible new Solar Flares  (Read 144 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Ken

  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 1008
  • Karma: +8/-0
  • Gender: Male
Possible new Solar Flares
« on: January 11, 2013, 06:59:04 PM »
As the forecast for a M-class (medium sized) was raised to 50%, the large Active Region AR1654 came through and produced this M1-class flare at 09:11 UT.

Currently there are two Active Regions which harbor the power for M-class solar flares; AR1654 and AR1652. While AR1652 is already fully facing Earth, AR1654 is just about in the right position to maybe end the "drouth" of space weather events. We shall keep an eye on those two regions.

M-class solar flares are medium sized and can cause brief radio blackouts that affect Earth's polar regions. Minor radiation storms sometimes follow an M-class flare.

Credit: NASA SDO

#NASA   #SDO   #Sun   #SpaceWeather
“If mankind is to survive, then throughout man’s history except for a very few years the word “ship” will mean “space ship.”
Arthur C. Clarke

Offline ND Martin

  • Sr. Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 250
  • Karma: +12/-1
Re: Possible new Solar Flares
« Reply #1 on: January 11, 2013, 09:01:59 PM »
Here's a great daily report on space weather, earthquakes, extreme weather and more.  Suspicious Observer's 3 Minute News is a must watch every morning.


Offline CarolinaJoe

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 125
  • Karma: +4/-0
Re: Possible new Solar Flares
« Reply #2 on: January 11, 2013, 09:21:31 PM »
I go here for my Space Weather Alerts - and then click to the Currently in Effect page.

You can have them email you alerts if you like, but I've not done that as I'm currently avoiding email. lol


 

Related Topics

  Subject / Started by Replies Last post
2 Replies
1254 Views
Last post December 05, 2011, 10:14:12 PM
by Bill Quick
1 Replies
1029 Views
Last post March 14, 2012, 02:42:21 PM
by Flight-ER-Doc
16 Replies
1181 Views
Last post August 23, 2012, 03:49:53 PM
by Drang
11 Replies
2274 Views
Last post November 18, 2012, 05:31:41 PM
by satantroll
2 Replies
156 Views
Last post May 22, 2014, 08:10:53 PM
by Drang


Your Ad Here - Email for Info
Help Support E-P.com
Even A Buck Makes A Difference!
Or Make Convenient Monthly
Donations By Selecting
A Payment Option
Payment Options