Geomagnetic Reversal and its Effects
Changes in the geomagnetosphere
Geomagnetic Reversal and hypothetical considerations of 2010/2012
The Earth's geomagnetic field is currently undergoing a reversal. It is not known when it will be completed, but it is already well underway, will continue into 2012 and beyond. The field is weakening with consequences of irradiation from the sun and deep space. But the reversal also means deep seated changes inside the earth with consequences of earthquakes in places not familiar with them and new volcanoes. During the reversal, we can experience increased earthquake activity, even an earthquake storm. Three new volcanoes are being born in the various undersea locations of the Pacific Ocean at this time. Remarkable footage has been taken of one of them with huge upwelling of ocean water as magma boils it from below. In addition, Iceland is going through volcanic activity now impacting the world since April 14th, 2010. So changes are afoot and building.
The reversal is a product of the changes that go on inside the Earth. The core is spinning slightly faster than the crust that has been slowed by the effect of the moon by tidal dragging. The differential rotation is what generates the magnetic field. As the core rotates, the magnetic field lines behave like what happens on the surface of the sun as the sun has differential rotation from equator to pole. The differential rotation in both cases stretches the magnetic field lines so that they get wound round and round the sun or Earth. At a certain moment in each case, the magnetic field lines snap and the field reverses and rebuilds. The differential flow of the sun occurs much faster than in the earth, so the magnetic cycle occurs in the sun cycles around 22 years on average. The Earth takes longer and is aperiodic due to the slower winding and the interaction of the moon, sun and planets. Typical field reversals can take hundreds of thousands or millions of years. Currently, the field lines of the Earth are snapping, creating a complex pattern of thousands of magnetic zones, analogous to sunspot pairs on the sun. On Earth, this will result in auroras all over the Earth including the equator. The other result is the penetration of radiation to the surface of the Earth from the sun and space. This radiation triggers cloud formation and an increase in rainfall where the magnetic field is the weakest or most neutral. As the field goes through a slow reversal, so will the weather patterns follow.
The pattern in magnetic reversal is not periodic, showing reversals that can occur in short periods of 100 thousand years apart to periods that are millions of years between them. This stochastic process suggests that some agency has triggered a flip or reorientation of the geomagnetosphere on a regular, if not uniform basis. Impacts occur in an overall stochastic pattern as well, even though there is periodicity in separate types of events, like ones associated with comet Enke. Overall, when all the orbits of all bodies are included, a stochastic, non periodic pattern is what is seen. There may be a relationship between major impacts and geomagnetic deviation such as occurred at the K-T boundary and 35 million years ago Otherwise, there appears to be little relation between impacts and magnetic variations. Most of the time internal changes of the earth are alone responsible. This may indicate that it takes a really big impact like Chicxulub to cause a magnetic reversal. Thus impacts form only part of the picture. There are other causes as well. We must keep in mind that the known terrestrial impact sites are those found on land for the most part. This represents only about 29 percent of the possibilities as the other 71 percent landed in the ocean. Ocean impacts are subject to the dynamic processes of weathering and sea floor tectonic activity. This is similar in effect to demagnetizing something by giving it a sharp and sudden blow. Impacts of large size may be enough to temporarily suspend the geomagnetic field. If this is so, there should be a correlation between impact ages and the timing of geomagnetic changes. During the interim between changes, radiation entering the biosphere from space would hasten mutations and resulting evolutionary changes. Herein lies a clear link between celestial events and the course of evolution on Earth. Such suspensions of the Earth's geomagnetosphere during polar flips can have serious consequences. We are currently going through one.
The current state of the geomagnetosphere is very chaotic with no definitive north-south orientation of poles. Instead there is a patchwork of poles all over the place. It is analogous to the surface of the sun during a sunspot maximum period where there are many fields coupled by sunspot pairs. The remains of the main field still exist, but is weakening, with the south magnetic pole closer to the equator than the north magnetic pole. Satellite imaging shows that the overall field has broken into many local regions with plenty of neutral zones between them where solar and cosmic radiation can get to the earth's surface unimpeded except by the atmosphere. As of March 2010, NASA space weather tells us two things. The first is that the Earth's magnetic field is almost at zero strength overall, broken into hundreds of small coupled fields. The sun for the moment is relatively quiet according to what is observed by aural activity on earth. These magnetic zones are shifting continually and presage change. It appears that the field will be globally neutral on or about 2012.
There is a phenomenon that we are familiar with on the sun, called magnetic decoupling. It is this magnetic cycle of an average 22 years that causes two decoupling events, the sun completes a total magnetic unit where the poles return to origin. This occurs because the sun rotates faster at the equator than at the poles. The unequally rotating plasma causes the magnetic field to become stretched, wound up and hence twisted. During the buildup to sunspot maximum, the field lines break and form sunspot magnetic pairs, especially if two sunspot groups field lines intersect. Eventually, the field lines get so twisted that the decouple and reorient into the opposite direction. The sunspot number declines until the next winding sets up the next decoupling event.
The Earth has an unequal rotation. The core rotates slightly faster than the crust. This is a by-product of the moon's slowing of the earth by the conversion of the earth's angular momentum into the moon's linear motion away from earth in a complex exchange of energy rooted in the tides and earth's equatorial bulge. The main magnetic field of the earth is generated by the unequal rotation of the earth's interior and exterior structures. The details result from molten subsurface plumes that drive the continents and volcanoes. When the main magnetic field decouples in processes similar to what happens in the sun, then chaotic secondary fields dominate until the main field rebuilds in opposite orientation to what it was before the decoupling. We are now somewhere in the middle of a geomagnetic reorientation event. As the structures of the earth change more slowly that in the sun, it will take at least as long to rebuild the main magnetic field as it took to weaken. The field has been weakening for over a hundred years.
Right now, the earth is open to penetration by ionizing radiation from all sources, but the local solar weather and cosmos is quiet. It will not remain so and it is hard to know in advance when a radiation event will come from the cosmos at large. With the sun, we may have a day or two concerning a proton event, but not for gamma rays as it will hit us the moment we see signs like a coronal mass ejection. Where the chaotic fields are at their weakest, is exactly where auras will show and warn us of oncoming radiation. Ionizing radiation means an increase in radiation driven evolutionary change and radiation related illness.
A sign of the times is increase in earthquake activity, including in regions that are considered geologically stable and not subject to earthquakes.
“April 16, 2010
By Newsolio Editor
ADELAIDE, Australia- An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 3.2 (upgraded by USGS to 3.9) on the Richter scale has shaken Adelaide, Australia late Friday night, disturbing thousands of people in the generally geologically stable region.
A spokesperson for Australian government science agency, Geoscience Australia, told Newsolio that the epicentre of the Adelaide quake was located “near the Adelaide Hills.”
Thousands of Adelaide based users of real time social networking web site Twitter.com reported feeling the tremor around 11.30pm local time. Minutes later, thousands of people had joined a Facebook page titled, “Earthquake in Adelaide!" (1)
Otherwise, we are seeing increasing earthquake activity all around the world/ Southern California has endured a recent earthquake storm of over a thousand aftershocks since a large earthquake struck in Baja.
With changes in the geomagnetosphere comes changes in plate tectonic movement. The Earth is mostly a viscous liquid with a thin crust that floats on the surface. The crust is a patchwork of pieces called tectonic plates, which are in motion primarily due to the currents within the mantle and core. At the edges, often called faults, they will push up mountains; trigger volcanic activity, spread apart, grind past one another and one will push under another. These motions have changed throughout geologic history with continental pieces moving back and forth and every which way. All of these boundaries are flashpoints for earthquake activity. Some are worse than others, such as the subduction zones and slip-strike zones, but none are immune from earthquakes. This was proven by a spreading fault near Malaysia that caused a seafloor drop, a great earthquake and a tsunami that was felt over a sixth of the globe on Dec. 26Th, 2004.
Stresses accumulate at fault boundaries and when they reach the breaking point, the stresses are suddenly released in a sudden adjustment resulting in an earthquake as the two side of the fault lurch into a less stressful position. The fracture often does not happen in just one instance, but occurs in clusters that make up the aftershocks, some of which can be almost as intense as the original quake. There may or may not be forewarning quakes or events. Forewarning may come in the form of tremors or earth lights, ground lightning and the like. The more stress that is released, the greater the quake. Nor are quakes limited to plate boundaries. Volcanoes often serve as a focus, as was described by Pliny the Elder concerning Vesuvius. At a certain point in the massive eruption, there was a sudden massive shaking of the ground far from the volcano and then the volcanic column collapsed resulting in a pyroclastic flow that buried Pompeii and Herculaneum. As the Earth's magnetic field is currently undergoing change, this is altering the pattern of earthquake and volcanic activity. There can be dramatic changes ahead until the new pattern is established and settles down.
The physics of geomagnetic reversal examed here.
Time Lapse Aurora Movie
Earthlights in abundance. Note the spectacular one erupting from the ground in Japan around the time of the earthquakes
Reconsidering the Ongoing Changes and their Potential Consequences
It is now time to consider what is actually going on inside of the earth. There have been two major events that have caused a speed up in Earth's rotation. The first was the Malaysian boxing day earthquake of 2004 that caused a slight axial shift and a speeding up of rotation. The second occurred on the 11th of March of 2011, off the coast of Japan that had a similar dramatic effect. Japan lurched 13 feet closer to the US and Canada. The east coast of Japan dropped by two feet. The axis shifted by about 6 and a half inches and the earth's rotation increased by 1.6 milliseconds. This is the second like event where the evidence points to a shrinking earth. It also suggests that the interior is cooling at this time and is going through thermo contraction.
Those of you who are aware of how the earth's rotation is effected by the moon with the transfer of angular momentum to the moon, know that with increasing slowing of the earth, the moon gets more distant. Now the earth is quickening in rotation and this would have a tendency to cause the moon to draw closer in the interconnected feedback loop between the earth and moon. The transfer of angular momentum would reverse and the moon would be pulled in instead of flung out. This may be a periodic cycle of some kind, but it is far too early to say if this trend will continue.
Eventually, the earth will start to heat up again due to the dynamics of the interior, but for now it is cooling and shrinking. We can thus expect the continued collapse of the geomagnetic field for the interim until the earth starts a new heating cycle. We can also expect to see more fracturing like near Japan and Malaysia with similar results and most likely along the same fault systems. The next big move can come at any time!
This important but misrepresented event just occurred May 29, 2012
This just in; but there is misleading Title writing here as it makes a person think that a rotational pole shift has occurred, when in fact it is a geomagnetic pole shift. Now this has been predicted and explained by myself a long time ago and this observation confirms that this change is now rapidly underway. If it had been a rotational shift, this posting would not have been made as the total world would be in total chaos with the loss of almost all life. I hate it when the truth is stretched to create fear mongering. This is far too frequent. When the real facts emerge, the picture is far different, but effects changes in its own right. Also, there is a description of the planet Nibiru as the culprit when in reality, it is internal changes within the earth. Read this with a grain of salt and ferret out the truth that is in there. You will have to highlight the link; "ctl c" to copy and then "ctl v" to past in your browser web search bar.
It's heating up and speeding up in Hawaii
This movie sequence of earthquake activity near Japan. Something huge is afoot! It's about geomagnetic reversal and not HAARP
The earth has just gone through two magnetic pole transients
- Japans earthquake shifted balance of the planet - Yahoo! News
Last week's devastating earthquake and tsunami in Japan has actually moved the island closer to the United States and shifted the planet's axis. The quake caused a rift 15 miles below the sea floor that stretched 186 miles long and 93 miles wide...
- Understanding Magnetism
The earth's geomagetosphere is is currently undergoing a chaotic reversal. The reasons for this are rooted in the earth's core and in the differential rotation of the core to the outer layers and something...
- Gravitational Anomalies of Earth and Pole Shifts
There is much discussion about the possibility of a pole shift. Most hypotheses are not much more than nonsense without much to back them up. However, there is a way where such a thing as pole tipping...
- The Core and Mantle of Planet Earth
This simplofied image of the Earth's layers gives an overview of the interior structures. The core and mantle of the Earth are dynamic and active places and are responsible for geomagnetism, volcanism and...
Electricity and magnetism are two aspects of the same thing. This guide gives you the grounding for both in a manner so that you can teach it to students or to those who are interested. This is one of a series on science.
More by this Author
There is theoretical as well as increasing evidence that human beings can create earthquakes. This is based on the theory and understanding or resonance. It is said the Tesla understood this and developed an earthquake...
There are many dangers associated with volcanic eruptions. The worst are the ash type eruptions that can collapse and create a super heated wall of ash that can kill on contact. People who live on the ring of fire are...
Like any other electromagnetic energy, EMP can be directed like a laser so that selected targets can be eliminated. Traditional EMP devices work on the shot gun principle where a wide range target is hit, taking down...