posted on May, 13 2013 @ 03:21 PM
A X 2.8 has been observed again this afternoon.
"SOLAR FLARE ALERT:
A major solar flare reaching X2.8 was observed at 16:05 UTC Monday afternoon.
The source was again around an active region near the east limb. Stay Tuned for the latest updates."
"SOLAR ACTIVITY SURGES: A sunspot on the sun's eastern limb is crackling with powerful X-class solar flares. It announced itself with an X1.7-class
eruption on May 13th at 0217 UT, quickly followed by an X2.8-class flare at 1609 UT. These are the strongest flares of 2013, and they signal a
significant uptick in solar activity. More eruptions are in the offing."
Looks like our sun has awaken from its sleep
edit on 7/30/2012 by dreamfox1 because: info