The latest X1.5 flare was associated with large-scale phenomena (EUV wave, CME, etc.) that were less dramatic than the 2017-09-10 event, the last major event of cycle 24 (see my pinned tweet).

But we can celebrate the first X-class flare of cycle 25, and congratulate @swmcintosh pic.twitter.com/hYgpwHGFax

— Halo CME (@halocme) July 3, 2021