Departing active region AR2775 unleashed a pair of C-class solar flares on Oct. 16th. The strongest (C3.5) propelled a cloud of plasma into space. It will not hit Earth. UV radiation from the flares briefly ionized the top of Earth’s atmosphere, causing minor shortwave radio brownouts over South America. More solar storm news on SpaceWeather, Strange Sounds and Steve Quayle. Now if […]
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