Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Solar eclipse on Thursday, Oct. 23rd

Source - Space Weather News for Oct. 22, 2014:

Solar activity is surging on the eve of Thursday's solar eclipse. Giant sunspot AR2192 is crackling with M- and X-class solar flares as the Moon approaches the sun for a partial eclipse that will be visible across almost all of North America on Oct. 23rd.  The eclipse will be particularly beautiful in the Central Time Zone where maximum coverage occurs at sunset. Visit for more information.

SOLAR FLARE ALERTS:  Giant sunspot AR2192 is poised to erupt again. Would you like to know when flares are in progress? Realtime alerts are available from (text) and (voice).

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