posted on Oct, 16 2010 @ 06:14 PM
Just thought I'd let everyone know. M class solar flares are not that severe, but they are certainly note-worthy.
III. Event Probabilities 17 Oct-19 Oct
Class M 25/25/25
Class X 01/01/01
"M-class flares are medium-sized; they can cause brief radio blackouts that affect Earth's polar regions. Minor radiation storms sometimes follow
Well, it looks like there already was one M class flare today. Click the link above to watch it.
I'll post updates if needed.
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