On the Sun there was another powerful flash

On the sun today, another powerful flash occurred. At the moment it is not known which active zone was the source of the outburst, probably a group of sunspots No. 2665 that threw out a flash of class X recently on July 23.


The photograph covers about 8.5 million kilometers


The image covers about 45 million kilometers

Today’s ejection is not directed toward the Earth, but the streams of the solar wind will cause geomagnetic storms that reach our planet in early August, and the floods from the July 23 outbreak will reach the planet in the coming days.