Newly described ‘solar clock’ can precisely predict solar cycle events years in advance

Frontiers in Astronomy and Space Sciences (2022). DOI: 10.3389/fspas.2022.886670″ width=”796″ height=”528″/> Evolution of the solar dipole and multipole components from the Wilcox Solar Observatory expansion of the coronal magnetic field. Dashed lines represent terminators; dotted lines represent the pre-terminators. The red arrow corresponds to the Halloween Storms of 2003—note the drop in dipole moment (top … Read more