Staring at the Sun

Great American Eclipse 2017

Current Solar Terrestrial Indices

Progress of Cycle 24

Magnitude of Cycle 24 Compared to Prior Cycles

The Sun is likely in the process of crossing into its magnetic middle age, where its 11-year Sunspot cycles will slowly disappear entirely, with few (if any) sunspots or coronal mass ejections. [Source]

Current Visible Sun Spot Regions