Issue Time: 2017 Sep 08 0859 UTC
SUMMARY: X-ray Event exceeded M5
Begin Time: 2017 Sep 08 0740 UTC
Maximum Time: 2017 Sep 08 0749 UTC
End Time: 2017 Sep 08 0758 UTC
X-ray Class: M8.1
Optical Class: 2b
NOAA Scale: R2 – Moderate
Potential Impacts: Area of impact centered primarily on sub-solar point on the sunlit side of Earth.
This post compiled using data gathered from NOAA and NASA.