Space Weather ALERT 02/04/13

SpaceWeather
Issue Time: 2013 Feb 04 1710 UTC
ALERT: Type II Radio Emission
Begin Time: 2013 Feb 04 1502 UTC
Estimated Velocity: 849 km/s

Description: Type II emissions occur in association with eruptions on the sun and typically indicate a coronal mass ejection is associated with a flare event.

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