Space Weather ALERT from KnowledgeOrb.com 10/20/12

Issue Time: 2012 Oct 21 0505 UTC

CONTINUED ALERT: Electron 2MeV Integral Flux exceeded 1000pfu
Begin Time: 2012 Oct 09 1015 UTC
Yesterday Maximum 2MeV Flux: 9406 pfu

NOAA Space Weather Scale descriptions can be found at
www.swpc.noaa.gov/NOAAscales

Potential Impacts: Satellite systems may experience significant charging resulting in increased risk to satellite systems.

 

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