Issue Time: 2016 Jul 23 0554 UTC
SUMMARY: X-ray Event exceeded M5
Begin Time: 2016 Jul 23 0527 UTC
Maximum Time: 2016 Jul 23 0531 UTC
End Time: 2016 Jul 23 0533 UTC
X-ray Class: M5.5
Optical Class: 3b
NOAA Scale: R2 – Moderate
Potential Impacts: Area of impact centered primarily on sub-solar point on the sunlit side of Earth.
Radio – Limited blackout of HF (high frequency) radio communication for tens of minutes.
This post compiled using data gathered from NOAA and NASA.