posted on Apr, 25 2014 @ 03:48 PM
A major solar flare measuring X1.3 was observed at 00:27 UTC around region 2035, now located behind the west limb. Because the blast took place beyond
the west limb, any associated coronal mass ejection (CME) will be directed away from our planet. More details to follow.
CME Update: A bright coronal mass ejection (CME) is seen leaving the blast site in the latest LASCO C2 imagery. Unfortunately for sky watchers, the
plasma cloud is directed away from our planet
minimal impact on our geomagnetic
edit on 25-4-2014 by ATF1886 because: missed website