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by Maria
Tue 21 August 2018 1:59 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Issues
Topic: As the Sun Turns: Solar Minimums and Maximums
Replies: 786
Views: 83847

Re: As the Sun Turns: Solar Minimums and Maximums

According to the NOAA report at 0030 UT, August 21, 2018, newly named active region, AR2718, remains a Beta. It seems to decay and then it comes back to life. 2719 S07E29 134 0010 Bxo 04 05 Beta The Sun Today at shows an expanding area, but will this last or will it decay overnight? cf. https://sdo....
by Maria
Mon 20 August 2018 6:38 am
Forum: Religious, Moral, and Ethical Topics
Topic: Is Francis the Worst Pope Ever?
Replies: 32
Views: 3599

Re: Is Francis the Worst Pope Ever?

Oh, no. Miracle attributed to Francis? https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/baby-brain-tumor-underwent-miraculous-recovery-kiss-pope-francis-204550103.html What next? This child had chemotherapy and survived. This does not sound like a miracle, but modern day medicine. Yet odds are against her as chemoth...
by Maria
Mon 20 August 2018 4:37 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Issues
Topic: As the Sun Turns: Solar Minimums and Maximums
Replies: 786
Views: 83847

Re: As the Sun Turns: Solar Minimums and Maximums

Below is the latest GOES X-ray flux showing disrupted solar activity due to the new AR2719.

Visit The Sun Today. Beta AR2719 changes hourly increasing, then decreasing.
cf. https://sdo.gsfc.nasa.gov/assets/img/la ... _HMIIF.jpg
by Maria
Mon 20 August 2018 4:02 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Issues
Topic: As the Sun Turns: Solar Minimums and Maximums
Replies: 786
Views: 83847

Re: As the Sun Turns: Solar Minimums and Maximums

The information below probably will not help, but I obtained it from Spaceweather.com cf: http://www.spaceweather.com/glossary/magneticclasses.html Mount Wilson Sunspot Magnetic Classification Classification of the magnetic character of sunspots according to rules set forth by the Mount Wilson Obser...
by Maria
Mon 20 August 2018 12:56 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Issues
Topic: As the Sun Turns: Solar Minimums and Maximums
Replies: 786
Views: 83847

Re: As the Sun Turns: Solar Minimums and Maximums

NOAA has issued its daily report: The newly named active region is a Beta, AR 2719, but it is barely visible now. In addition, the GOES X-ray flux has currently taken a nose-dive, but things could change at any time. cf. https://www.swpc.noaa.gov/products/goes-x-ray-flux AR2718 has diminished to tha...
by Maria
Sun 19 August 2018 6:35 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Issues
Topic: As the Sun Turns: Solar Minimums and Maximums
Replies: 786
Views: 83847

Re: As the Sun Turns: Solar Minimums and Maximums

News from Belgium: the newly developing unnamed active region is modestly increasing in area. It is only flaring in the A levels. Solar images from The Sun Today show nothing significant. While the GOES X-ray flux shows mild disturbances from the normally experienced flatlined solar minimum, there h...
by Maria
Sun 19 August 2018 8:13 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Issues
Topic: Unusual heavenly sign over Russia
Replies: 0
Views: 9

Unusual heavenly sign over Russia

GIANT 'ELVE' OVER RUSSIA: On Aug. 16th, high above a thunderstorm in central Russia, an enormous ring of light appeared in the night sky. Using a low-light video camera in the town of Irbit, amateur astronomer Ilya Jankowsky photographed the 300 km-wide donut hovering near the edge of space: http:/...

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