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Interesting CMEs on November 7th

On November 7th two CMEs were modeled to impact most inner planetary missions (Mars, MESSENGER, STEREO A, Spitzer, and STEREO B) except those near Earth. The first CME was observed at 2013-11-07 00:00 UT with a speed of 950 km/s (O-type) and lon/lat of 95°/-35° was headed towards Mars. The second CME was observed at 2013-11-07 10:39 UT with a speed 2100 km/s (R or Rare-type) and lon/lat -135°/-13° headed for the STEREO B spacecraft. The 2100 km/s CME arrived at STEREO B in 30 hours - just 4 hours earlier than model prediction.

CME headed towards Mars:

CME headed towards STEREO B:

Simulation shows predicted arrivals for the first CME at Mars 2013-11-10T18:11Z MESSENGER at 2013-11-07T19:58Z, and STEREO A at 2013-11-09T13:56Z; and for the second CME at: Spitzer 2013-11-08T16:38Z and STEREO B 2013-11-08T17:24Z (plus minus 7 hours).

CME arrival at STEREO B at around 2013-11-09T13:30Z: