Today, the Sunny spot is located directly AR2546 before Earth. The giant active region is so large, it became an easy target for home telescopes. Dark – primary sunspots almost three times wider than our planet, and, according to astronomers, look like the Eye of Sauron.
Despite its fearsome appearance, AR2546 is harmless spot. Sunny spot has a stable magnetic field, which
poses little risk for explosions. There is no more than 1 % likelihood of strong flares today.