Space Weather Report

Athens Cosmic Ray Station
Product: Daily Forecast of Geomagnetic Activity
Issued: 2021 April 10 04:58UTC
Prepared by the Athens Space Weather Forecasting Center

1. Solar activity
Solar activity was decreasing stable during the past 24 hours.
Solar Flux (10.7 cm) measured on 09.04.2021 at 20:00 UTC was 78 sfu.
The background X-Ray flux is at the class < A1.0 level.
The geomagnetic field was at very quiet levels on April 9.
No obviously Earth directed CMEs were observed in available LASCO imagery.
The Kp index now is at quiet levels with Kp=1.

2. Solar Wind Geomagnetic Activity
Solar Wind speed from ACE: 350 km/s.
Solar Wind speed from STEREO A: 375 km/s.
Solar Wind speed from STEREO B: --- km/s.
The southward component Bz is: 1 nT north.

3. Solar Energetic Particle Events
Protons and electrons are quiet.

4. Coronal Holes
A new coronal hole (CH1005) on the northern hemisphere of the visible solar disk will be in Earth facing position on April 10.

5. Geophysical Activity Forecast
The geomagnetic field is expected to be at very quiet levels on Apr. 10-12.

Date Estimated Ap index Expected geom. storm
2021.04.10 03 -
2021.04.11 02 -
2021.04.12 02 -

Athens Space Weather Forecasting Center
Physics Department, National & Kapodistrian University of Athens
Athens Neutron Monitor Station A.NE.MO.S
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