Friday, January 11, 2013
A Big Sunspot Turns Toward Earth
Source - Space Weather News for Jan. 11, 2013: http://spaceweather.com
ACTIVE SUNSPOT: One of the biggest sunspots of the current solar cycle is now turning toward Earth. Named AR1654, the active region is crackling with medium-sized (M-class) flares and could be poised to break the recent spell of calm space weather around our planet. Check http://spaceweather.com for images and updates.
SOLAR FLARE ALERTS: Would you like a call when solar flares are underway? X-flare alerts are available from http://spaceweathertext.com (text) and http://spaceweatherphone.com (voice).