Re: Major solar flare!
> My thoughts exacty. Hard to believe we are this far away from maximumThe sunspot region in question, 808 (formerly known as 798) stirred up
> and this occurs. My solar - pole theory regarding their magnetic field
> strength seems to be holding up. We may get a good light show when it
> rotates into a better position if the flaring keeps up. BYW keep an
> eye on the tropics.
the pot last time around. It's apparentlt still active! There won't
be an Earth-directed CME, though. The sunspot is just now peeking
over the eastern limb. Things could get downright interesting next