Incoming Solar Storm Could Trigger Tech Blackout

Satellite-based technology vulnerable

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Experts believe that the first solar storm of the month will hit on May 6 as a coronal hole has opened up ion the Sun, releasing a huge swarm of cosmic particles.

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) said that the storm could cause northern and southern lights when it arrives.

NOAA has classified the impending solar storm as a G-1 or ‘minor’.

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