A powerful and prolonged flare occurred on the Sun

The outbreak was recorded at 9:01 Moscow time. Источник aif.ru It is noted that the level of danger from the streams of energetic protons of solar flares is now at its lowest level. This was reported at the Institute of Applied Geophysics. Fedorov (IPG) of Roshydromet. It is noted that because of this, navigation systems and radio communications may malfunction on Earth. On January 20, a powerful M5.5 class flare occurred on the Sun, which lasted 21 minutes. Recall that in December, powerful flares occurred on the Sun for several days in a row. It was accompanied by a coronal mass ejection and bursts of radio emission II, IV spectral type.