In time past, there were suspicions and legends surrounding the natural phenomena that occurred in the heavens. The seasons were monitored with wheels, and moon phases as well as great sun calendars like Stonehenge. There has always been a fascination with all that we cannot see. On this page you will find information that aids in the work of paranormal research. When the atmosphere and geomagnetic fields are active you will tend to find there is a strengthening of paranormal activity and occurrences.
Interesting information on weather and geomagnetic fields...A boon to knowledgeable paranormal investigators!!
| ||Normal: Solar X-ray flux is quiet (< 1.00e-6 W/m^2)|
| ||Active: Solar X-ray flux is active (>= 1.00e-6 W/m^2)|
| ||M Class Flare: An M Class flare has occurred (X-ray flux >= 1.00e-5 W/m^2)|
| ||X Class Flare: An X Class flare has occurred (X-ray flux >= 1.00e-4 W/m^2)|
| ||Mega Flare: An unprecedented X-ray event has occurred (X-ray flux >= 1.00e-3 W/m^2) |
The designation "Mega Flare" was chosen by Kevin Loch when the status monitor was created on March 4, 1999.
There is no "official" designation for flares in this range.
About the Geomagnetic Field status monitorThe Geomagnetic Field status monitor downloads data periodically from the NOAA FTP server. The previous 24 hours of 3 hour Planetary data is analyzed and an appropriate level of activity for the past 24 hours is assigned as follows:
| ||Quiet: the Geomagnetic Field is quiet (Kp < 4)|
| ||Active: the Geomagnetic Field has been unsettled (Kp=4)|
| ||Storm: A Geomagnetic Storm has occurred (Kp>4)|