GEOMAGNETIC STORM IN PROGRESS – Kp Index is at level 6

***ALERT***

May be an image of text that says 'Estimated Planetary K index (3 hour data) 8 7 Begin: 2022 Apr 12 0000 UTC index 5 Kp p 3 2 +4 V=S Đ>R Apr 12 Apr 13 Apr 14 Universal Time Updated 2022 Apr 14 18:30:08 UTC Apr 15 NOAA/SWPC Boulder, co USA'

Courtesy of NOAA – Space Weather Prediction Center
GEOMAGNETIC STORM IN PROGRESS

Kp Index is at level 6
Scale of G2
Moderate

Power systems: high-latitude power systems may experience voltage alarms, long-duration storms may cause transformer damage.
Spacecraft operations: corrective actions to orientation may be required by ground control; possible changes in drag affect orbit predictions.
Other systems: HF radio propagation can fade at higher latitudes

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