Core of active region 8218 brightens at 06:04 and peaks at 06:20 UT. It fades thereafter and is gone by 06:51UT. There is a large expanding loop in the NE. Various small regions are evolving rapidly. These events are in the movie ems19980511_1512_fd_195.save (00:00-06:51) There is a CME from the SW limb at 16:03 UT.. Regoin 8218 stays stable, though space weather predicts activity.