Strong solar flare reaching M6.5 erupted near the northeastern limb

A strong solar flare reaching M6.5 at its peak time erupted from region 2113 located in the northeastern quadrant on July 8, 2014. The event started at 16:06, peaked at 16:20, and ended at 16:30 UTC.This event was associated with a Type IV radio emission. Type IV emissions occur in association with major eruptions on the sun and are typically associated with strong Coronal Mass Ejections (CMEs) and solar radiation storms.CME is most likely directed away from Earth line. More information will be available after the analysis is complete.NOAA SWPC forecasters estimate a 70% chance of M-class and a 15% chance of X-class solar flares in next two days. The likely sources are AR 2108 and 2109. They both have ‘beta-gamma-delta’ magneti… »

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