New sunspot 1302 is crackling with strong solar flares.
Yesterday the sun has unleashed an X2-class flare - its second X-flare in two days - quickly followed by an M7-class eruption.
So far the blasts have not been Earth-directed, but this could change in the days ahead as the sunspot turns toward our planet.
The sunspot is growing and there is no sign that it will quiet down soon...
See the solar flare activity in the last 5 days in the next diagrams
To follow the solar flare activity visit this site