Sunspots and Geomagnetic Storm

While the new moon is oozing its juice upon us… the sun is so not taking a back seat. Phew baby baby….

from spaceweather:SUNSPOT GENESIS: A large sunspot is growing in the sun’s northern hemisphere. Only 24 hours ago it didn’t exist, now the active region sprawls across more than 80,000 km of solar “terrain” and contains multiple dark cores as large as Earth.

Watch this movie of sunspot genesis.GEOMAGNETIC STORM: A G2-class (moderately strong) geomagnetic storm is underway on March 27th as Earth enters a stream of solar wind flowing from a canyon-shaped hole in the sun’s atmosphere. First contact with the stream sparked bright auroras around the South Pole visible as far away as New Zealand

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