Wednesday, May 22, 2013
CME and Solar Radiation Storm
Source - Space Weather News for May 22, 2013: http://spaceweather.com
SIGNIFICANT EXPLOSION: A solar radiation storm is in progress on May 22nd following an M5-class solar flare on the sun's western limb. The explosion not only accelerated a hailstorm of protons toward our planet, but also produced a magnificent CME, which might deliver a glancing blow to Earth's magnetic field in the days ahead.
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