The Sun Online and solar activity. January 1, 2014

An M9.9 flare occurred today in NOAA AR 1936, peaking at 18:52 UT. Not much data is available at the moment, but in case a strong CME is associated with this event, it has the potential to be geo-effective due to the location of the source region in the western hemisphere.
SIDC

Equipment: Coronado 90 + SBIG 8300s + LX75
Processing: Photoshop
Date: 01/01/14
Time UT: 19:00
Exposure 0.8 sec.

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