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Current Climate Conditions: Space Weather; Auroral Activity; Planetary K-Index; Geomagnetic Activity; Proton Flux; Electron Flux; GOES Hp; Estimated Kp; X-ray Flux; GOES Magnetometer; AIA 211, 193, 171, 304, 4500 (Sunspot Activity); Active Solar Regions; Latest Lyra Curve; Sunspot Monthly Values; Solar Flux Trends; 10.7cm radio flux; ISES Solar Ap progression

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Solar Influence

The National Academy of Sciences, National Research Council, Board on Atmospheric Science and Climate Present 'Climate Change: Lines of Evidence - Solar Influence'

What the Sun Looks Like Now

Sunspots, Monthly Values, & the  10.7cm Radio Flux

Solar Dynamics Observatory Composite Image - AIA Composite 211, 193, 171

Sunspots, Monthly Values, 10.7cm Radio Flux

Source Image: http://sdo.gsfc.nasa.gov/assets/img/latest/f_211_193_171_1024.jpg

Source Site Link: http://sdo.gsfc.nasa.gov/

AIA 304

Solar Image AIA 304

AIA 4500 (Latest Sunspot Solar Image)

    Solar Image AIA 4500

Image: http://sdo.gsfc.nasa.gov/assets/img/latest/latest_1024_4500.jpg

Source: http://sdo.gsfc.nasa.gov/data/

Latest EUVI AIA 195 Images

latest image Solar Latest EUVI AIA 195 Images

Source: http://stereo.gsfc.nasa.gov/

AIA 171

Solar images - AIA 171

Image: http://sdo.gsfc.nasa.gov/assets/img/latest/latest_1024_0171.jpg

Source: http://sdo.gsfc.nasa.gov/

Magnetogram

Solar Magnetogram

Source: http://sdo.gsfc.nasa.gov/assets/img/latest/latest_1024_HMIB.jpg

AIA Composite 304 211 171

Solar image AIA Composite 304 211 171

Source: http://sdo.gsfc.nasa.gov/assets/img/latest/f_304_211_171_1024.jpg

Active Solar Regions

Active Solar Regions http://sidc.oma.be/images/combimap800.png

Image: http://sidc.oma.be/images/combimap800.png

Source: http://sidc.oma.be

Sunspots (Smoothed with Monthly Values)

 

Sunspots (Smoothed with Monthly Values)

Source: http://www.swpc.noaa.gov/SolarCycle/

Image: http://www.swpc.noaa.gov/SolarCycle/sunspot.gif

Solar Flux (Smoothed with Monthly Values)

Solar Flux (Smoothed with Monthly Values)

Source: http://www.swpc.noaa.gov/SolarCycle/

Image: http://www.swpc.noaa.gov/SolarCycle/f10.gif

ISES Solar Cycle Ap Progression

ISES Solar Cycle Ap Progression

Source: http://www.swpc.noaa.gov/SolarCycle/

Image: http://www.swpc.noaa.gov/SolarCycle/Ap.gif

Latest Lyra Curve

http://solwww.oma.be/users/dammasch/LyraCalSWClatest.gif

Image: http://solwww.oma.be/users/dammasch/LyraCalSWClatest.gif

Source: http://sidc.oma.be/

Auroral Activity Extrapolated from NOAA POES

North Pole                                                  South Pole

Auroral Activity Extrapolated from NOAA POES Northern Hemisphere Enlarged View Auroral Activity Extrapolated from NOAA POES Southern Hemisphere Enlarged View

Source: Space Weather Prediction Center: http://www.swpc.noaa.gov/pmap/

Geomagnetic K-Indices (updates every 15 minutes at 1, 16, 31, and 46 minutes past the hour.)

Geomagnetic K-Indices

Source: http://www.swpc.noaa.gov/alerts/k-index.html

Estimated 3-hour Planetary K-Index.

(Storm-level geomagnetic activity is indicated by levels of five or higher)

3-day Estimated Planetary K-index graph

Source: http://www.swpc.noaa.gov/rt_plots/kp_3d.html

Predicted Geomagnetic Activity Index using Wing Kp Model -- 12-hour Plot

[updates every 15 minutes]

Predicted Geomagnetic Activity Index using Wing Kp Model -- 12-hour Plot

Source: http://www.swpc.noaa.gov/wingkp/

Predicted Geomagnetic Activity Index using Wing Kp Model -- 24-hour Plot

[updates every 15 minutes]

Predicted Geomagnetic Activity Index using Wing Kp Model -- 24-hour Plot

Source: http://www.swpc.noaa.gov/wingkp/

Predicted Geomagnetic Activity Index using Wing Kp Model -- 7-day Plot

Latest output over the past 24 hours

Source: http://www.swpc.noaa.gov/wingkp/seven_day.html

USGS Magnetometer

12- hour plot of Boulder Magnetometer H- and D components

Source: http://www.swpc.noaa.gov/rt_plots/bou_12h.html

3 Day Proton Flux, Electron Flux, GOES Hp, Estimated Kp

3 Day Proton Flux, Electron Flux, GOES Hp, Estimated Kp - 3-day Satellite Environment Plot

Source: http://www.swpc.noaa.gov/rt_plots/satenv.html

6 Hour X-Ray Flux

6 Hour X-Ray Flux - 1 minute GOES x-ray Plot

Source: http://www.swpc.noaa.gov/rt_plots/Xray_1m.gif

3 Day X-Ray Flux (5 Minute data)

3 Day X-Ray Flux (5 Minute data) - 3-day GOES X-ray Plot

Source: http://www.swpc.noaa.gov/rt_plots/xray_5m.html

Proton Flux (5 Minute data)

Proton Flux (5 Minute data) - 3-day GOES Proton Flux plot

Source: http://www.swpc.noaa.gov/rt_plots/pro_3d.html

Electron Flux (5 minute data)

Electron Flux (5 minute data) - 3-day GOES Electron Flux plot

Source: http://www.swpc.noaa.gov/rt_plots/elec_3d.html

Magnetometer (1 minute data)

Magnetometer (1 minute data) - 3-day GOES Magnetometer Hp component plot

Source: http://www.swpc.noaa.gov/rt_plots/mag_3d.html

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