Electric Environment

Geomagnetic Storm Oct 24 – 2019 (K- Index)

“Geomagnetic disturbances are associated with significant increases in hospital admissions for depression, mental disorders, psychiatric admission, suicide attempts, homicides and traffic accidents.” [1]

“Daily data over a 1992 to 1994 period was analyzed from patients (adults and children) suffering from mental diseases and physical traumas. The effect is most marked during the recovery phase of geomagnetic storms and accompanied by the inhibition in the central nervous system.” [2]


Geomagnetic storm K index 10-14-2019 to 10-26-10

Geomagnetic storm K index 10-14-2019 to 10-26-10

KP Index [0-3] Green – Stable/Calm Magnetosphere. [4] Yellow – Unstable Magnetosphere. [5+] Red – Geomagnetic Storm Conditions

K index 10-24-2019 to 10-27-2019

K index 10-24-2019 to 10-27-2019K index 10-24-2019 to 10-27-2019



electron radiation storm levels 10-25- 2019

GOES electron radiation storm levels 10-25- 2019


GOES Electron Flux This shows the High Energy Electron Bombardment. The radiation storm levels occur when the Red/Blue curves cross the dotted/hashed line. Each factor of 10 (next line up) represents a higher level of radiation storm.

[1] Alabdulgader, Abdullah, 2018: Long-Term Study of Heart Rate Variability Responses to Changes in the Solar and Geomagnetic Environment; Scientific Reports, volume 8, Article number: 2663 p. 1

[2] Zakharov, G. et al 2001: The effect of solar activity on ill and healthy people under conditions of neurous and emotional stresses; Advances in Space Research; Volume 28, Issue 4, 2001, Pages 685-690


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