Solar storm from hole in the sun will hit Earth on Wednesday (Aug. 3)

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Solar storm from hole in the sun will hit Earth on Wednesday (Aug. 3)

Published Monday 1 August 2022

High-speed solar winds from a "hole" in the sun's atmosphere are set to hit Earth's magnetic field on Wednesday (Aug 3.), triggering a minor G-1 geomagnetic storm. Forecasters at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Space Weather Prediction Center (SWPC) made the prediction after observing that "gaseous material is flowing from a southern hole in the sun's atmosphere," according to spaceweather.com.

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