Could these be part of the birth pains spoken of in Matt 24:8; preparing the sun for the time of the end when the ‘4th bowl’ will be poured out and people will be scorched?
“The fourth angel poured out his bowl on the sun, and the sun was allowed to scorch people with fire.” Revelation 16:8
From October 19 – 27 a massive sunspot AR2192, approximately the size of Jupiter and the largest on record since 1990 — “one for the history books,” writes the Space Weather Prediction Center, was a hive of solar activity. The sunspot unleashed numerous solar flares, five of which were X-class — the strongest classification on the solar flare scale.
AR2192 is no longer visible from Earth, but another active sunspot region is now rotating into Earth’s view. Active Region 2205 has emitted at least four M-class flares in the past 24 hours. The Space Weather Prediction Center is forecasting a 25 percent chance of an M-class flare each day for the next three days. Continue Reading here.
Bloomberg: “We’re kind of seeing a bit of resurgence now,” said Robert Rutledge, lead operations at the center. “The sun is making a second run at us.”