Solar storm o 1859

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Sunspats o 1 September 1859, as skeitched bi Richard Carrington. A an B merk the ineetial poseetions o an intensely bricht event, that muived ower the coorse o five meenits tae C an D afore disappearin.

The solar storm o 1859 (an aw kent as the Carrington Event)[1] wis a pouerfu geomagnetic storm in solar cycle 10 (1855–1867). A solar coronal mass ejection (CME) hit Yird's magnetosphere an induced ane o the lairgest geomagnetic storms on record, 1–2 September 1859.

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  1. Philips, Tony (January 21, 2009). "Severe Space Weather—Social and Economic Impacts". NASA Science: Science News. science.nasa.gov. Retrieved February 16, 2011.