Friday, 18 August 2017

 Early image before the clouds and rain starts.
The growing AR poses a threat for M class flares
Spot count 30

Thursday, 17 August 2017

 Lunch time image and the growing AR is now capable of X class flares
Spot count 30

Wednesday, 16 August 2017

 Clouds and clouds but caught a late afternoon gap.
New AR is still growing and possibility of C class flares
Spot count 21

Tuesday, 15 August 2017

 Bit hazy but loads of gaps,
New AR is active with C class flares
Spot count 12

Monday, 14 August 2017

 The last remaining AR is still clinging on to the limb.
Activity is dropping
Spot count 11

Sunday, 13 August 2017

 Early image today as they forecast full cloud later on, and for once they were correct.
Activity will be 0 if nothing shows up very soon
Spot count 11

Saturday, 12 August 2017

 Later image today after a day of outreach at Daventry Teddy Mayors Picnic.
Activity is still the same
Spot count 11

Thursday, 10 August 2017

 After two days of near solid rain, it stopped briefly for today's image.
Activity is dropping.
Spot count 11

Monday, 7 August 2017

 Mid morning image today,
Nothing new, all stable
Spot count 13

Sunday, 6 August 2017

 Not a bad morning so an early image today.
Activity is stable
Spot count 13

Saturday, 5 August 2017

 Gap hunting day today.
The only remaining AR is stable, activity is low
Spot count 13

Friday, 4 August 2017

 Gap hunting again with high winds and rain.
Activity is still low
Spot count 13

Thursday, 3 August 2017

 After a day of full clouds and storms, back to gap hunting, the new AR is actually old 12665 which as tradition dictates, once a Earth facing region completes one rotation of the Sun and emerges again, it has to be allocated a new number, welcome AR12670
Activity is still low
Spot count 12

Tuesday, 1 August 2017

 Actually a clear sky for the start of the Month, the new AR that is just rotating into view has not been officially named yet.
Activity is low
Spot count 0

Monday, 31 July 2017


 Last day of the Month and the only AR is shrinking.
Activity is low
Spot count 11

Sunday, 30 July 2017

 Early image today as the forecast is rain later.
Activity is still low
Spot count 12

Friday, 28 July 2017

 Day two of blank disc
Activity is very low
Spot count 0