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Strong Solar Storm Reaches Earth

25 Jan 2012, 11:34 UTC
Strong Solar Storm Reaches Earth
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A strong solar storm (rated an S3, with S5 being the strongest) erupted on Sunday evening, launching intense radiation and charged particles toward Earth.

Late last night, the coronal mass ejecta interacted with Earth's magnetic field, creating brilliant auroras across northern Europe, and even parts of northern Michigan and Maine and on into Canada....Read Full Post

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