Update: 4:15pm Eastern Time

Earthquake Condition Index A-. Jupiter opposes Venus, the coronal hole is here as well, and the potential for space weather events remains high. However… the sunspot is failing to overcome the magnetic shutdown and the CME impacts continue to be minor. Likely not done shaking yet.

No polar radiation despite the M flares. With the lack of flaring so far, the major sunspot appears again to be confirming the grand minimum cycle. The current flare-uptick appears to be taking a breather for a few hours.