Sunday, October 19, 2014

Big Sunspot Produces X-Flare

Source - Space Weather News for Oct. 19, 2014:

X-FLARE: Solar activity increased sharply on Oct. 19th when huge sunspot AR2192 unleashed an X1-class solar flare.  The blast produced an HF radio blackout on the dayside of Earth and it likely hurled a CME into space.

Check for pictures of the flare and more information about possible Earth-effects.

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