Sun is getting a bit more lively. According ro "Spaceweather"
"In the past 24 hours, sunspot AR2473 has quadrupled in size. On Dec. 23rd (00:40 UT) it erupted, producing an M4-classsolar flare. NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory recorded the extreme ultraviolet flash:"
So for those of you with H-alpha 'scopes - - - (Pete?)
Attached are this morning's window-sill shots.