A bit of magnetic activity

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A bit of magnetic activity

Post by grimble_cornet » Tue Oct 18, 2016 12:41 am

Its pretty frustrating getting Aurora Alerts when you live in 'Cloudland' UK but at least the trusty magnetometer has been enjoying the show over the last couple of days as the solar winds have been blowing through:
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Re: A bit of magnetic activity

Post by marktownley » Tue Oct 18, 2016 5:18 am

A good record there Mike!
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Re: A bit of magnetic activity

Post by Carbon60 » Tue Oct 18, 2016 5:53 am

Still up and running........ Looking good there, Mike.

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Re: A bit of magnetic activity

Post by grimble_cornet » Tue Oct 18, 2016 10:33 am

Thanks guys.......
Its good to have something to look at when the weather is frustrating and the Sun is 'quiet' visually :lol:
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Re: A bit of magnetic activity

Post by Montana » Tue Oct 18, 2016 11:26 am

Great!! :bow :hamster: it was pretty frustrating the other day when we had a massive storm overhead and it was ...raining :(

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