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the latest 48 hours of solar wind data

brought to you by the CELIAS/MTOF Proton Monitor on the SOHO Spacecraft

talking sun There is a problem with the motor controlling the High Gain Antenna on the SOHO spacecraft.   Science data coverage may be less than complete for 1-2 weeks every 90 days (when the spacecraft gets 'flipped').   The next "keyhole" period can be found in this table.
Interplanetary shocks and other interesting events
An energetic particle flare monitor using the PM background rate
An X-ray flare monitor using data from the CELIAS/SEM sensor

Most Recent Shock Candidates:

Date UT day of year F/R Zone Confidence Level
12 Oct 2016 2125 286 fwd 4 99%
29 Jul 2016 0630 211 REV 1 38%
25 Jul 2016 0115 207 fwd 3 92%

Current time in GMT

Data ending at 0050 GMT on Oct 22, 2016 (ascii data available)

Data ending at 0000 GMT on Oct 22, 2016 (ascii data available)

The Proton Monitor (PM) is one of the scientific sensors on the SOHO spacecraft. What's being plotted??
the PM sensor
the SOHO Spacecraft

Where is SoHO?

The predicted position of the SOHO spacecraft in the GSE coordinate system (X,Y,Z) in Earth radii at 0050 GMT on
Oct 22, 2016:
Daily Orbit Data:

Launch through 1996199719981999200020012002

200320042005200620072008  2009  2010  2011 

2012  2013  2014  2015  2016 
( 232, 97, -9)

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