NOAA predicts solar flare of class «X» Facts
NOAA predicts solar flare of class «X». From the north-east side of the Sun already seen the biggest seen in recent years the spot. Designated as AR1339, they account for 40 thousand kilometers in width and not less than 80 000 kilometers in length, which is 6 times the size of Earth.
Solar flare of class «X» NASA identified as the strongest generating powerful and lasting radiation storms and magnetic storms. But the coronal mass ejections November 2, 2011 were not directed toward Earth, but in the direction of Mercury and Venus.