Disclaimer & Copyright

Raw Data

The CiAO Space Weather Snapshot is a subset of a broader real-time data publishing service. Please be aware that you are viewing raw or preliminary data. Such data occasionally contains anomalies such as spikes. Data outages can occur at any moment and the viewer is strongly encouraged to refrain from drawing apocalyptic conclusions. Please also check the page on Known Issues


Whilst every effort is being made to ensure that the information published in this work is accurate, the publisher Anton Feun and the originators of the data take no responsibility for any loss, damage, injury or death suffered by any person, legal entity or property as a result of the reliance upon the information contained therein.

The use of the provided information is entirely at the users own risk.

The content and conditions of availability are subject to change without any prior notice.


Copyright of represented data is held by the originators of the data:

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administraton (GOES15, GOES13 &ACE)
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (SDO)
South African National Space Agency (Hermanus & SANAE magnetometer data)
Lionel Loudet from the SID Monitoring Station AAVSO observer code A118 in France

Any reference or representation by this service to any data does not constitute an endorsement or recommendation by the source organisation.


We are particularly grateful for the availability of the data.

CiAO data publishing

The CiAO data publishing service has been conceived, developed, maintained and financed by Anton Feun.

Anton Feun claims the intellectual property associated with the CiAO data publishing methodologies and not the ownership of the data.

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