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Posted by on Jul 13, 2012 in Science |

Solar storm in category “Extreme” is heading for Earth

A major solar flare occurred on Thursday just past, causing a coronal mass ejection (CME) will result in a that experts say has been listed in the category of “Extreme”, assigning class X1.4.

The importance of the event is that it goes directly towards us, and there is the possibility of causing interference to radio signals, have cut their satellite signals and even worse, there is concern among astronauts who are currently active in space.

Anyway, we are facing the worst in history, since the April 11, 2003 an event occurred category x28 and survived without problems to that.

Link: ‘Extreme’ class Solar Flare Heading Toward Earth, Bringing Nothing But hopefully auroras (Engadget)

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