The Sun Today
A solar activity update... currently ...
Solar activity is low. None of these sunspots is actively flaring... with no large coronal holes on the Earthside of the sun.
Please note ~
SUNSET CONJUNCTION: When the sun goes down tonight, step outside and look west. Venus and the crescent Moon are shining side-by-side through the twilight. It's a beautiful way to end the day.
GEOMAGNETIC STORM: Earth is passing through the wake of a CME, and this is causing geomagnetic storms at high latitudes. Last night, auroras were spotted in more than a dozen US states including Michigan, Nebraska, Kansas, Wisconsin, North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa, Illinois, and Colorado. Here is what the sky looked like over Grand Portage, Minnesota:
Time for some recent ketch~up with Dr Keith ...
These videos cover recent solar activity during the last 48 hours with some of the Doctor's bonus video propaganda footage... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=33vCFpQbA9w&feature=uploademailhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CuqvvBKf1Rg&feature=uploademailhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KsCF_Y61UTI&feature=uploademailhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=maDXw2oKhNs&feature=uploademail