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Strong geomagnetic storm may hit Earth tomorrow as Sun fires off massive flare

Strong geomagnetic storm may hit Earth tomorrow as Sun fires off massive flare

The Space Weather Prediction Center under the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) on Friday issued a G3 (strong) geomagnetic storm watch for October 30 following a massive X-class solar flare from the Sun on Thursday. A coronal mass ejection (an eruption of charged particles) from the flare could reach Earth by Saturday or Sunday, it said..

science 2021-10-29 Inshorts