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Weston Observatory Records Magnitude 7.9 Earthquake in Papua New Guinea on December 17, 2016

Alan Kafka Weston Observatory Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences Boston College On December 17, 2016, a magnitude 7.9 earthquake that occurred in Papua New Guinea was recorded by Weston Observatory. For more information about the effects of this earthquake, … Continue reading

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Weston Observatory Records Two Major Earthquakes on December 8, 2016: 6.5 off the Coast of California and 7.8 in Solomon Islands Region

Alan Kafka Weston Observatory Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences Boston College On December 8, 2016, two major earthquakes were recorded by Weston Observatory: Magnitude 6.5 off the coast of California, and magnitude 7.8 in the Solomon Islands region.Visit¬†@Weston_Quakes on … Continue reading

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Weston Observatory Records Magnitude 6.5 Earthquake off the Coast of California on December 8, 2016

Alan Kafka Weston Observatory Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences Boston College On December 8, 2016, a magnitude 6.5 earthquake that occurred off the coast of California was recorded by Weston Observatory. For more information about the effects of this … Continue reading

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Weston Observatory Records Magnitude 6.5 Earthquake in Indonesia on December 6, 2016

Alan Kafka Weston Observatory Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences Boston College On December 6, 2016, a magnitude 6.5 earthquake that occurred in Indonesia, was recorded by Weston Observatory. For more information about the effects of this earthquake, see: Indonesia: … Continue reading

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Weston Observatory Records Magnitude 7.8 Earthquake in New Zealand on November 13, 2016

Alan Kafka Weston Observatory Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences Boston College On November 13, 2016, a magnitude 7.8 earthquake that occurred in Amberley, New Zealand, was recorded by Weston Observatory. For more information about the effects of this earthquake, … Continue reading

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Weston Observatory Records Magnitude 5.0 Earthquake in Oklahoma on November 6, 2016

Alan Kafka Weston Observatory Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences Boston College On November 6, 2016, a magnitude 5.0 earthquake that occurred in Cushing, Oklahoma, was recorded by Weston Observatory. For more information about the effects of this earthquake, see: … Continue reading

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Weston Observatory Records Magnitude 6.6 Earthquake in Italy on October 30, 2016

Alan Kafka Weston Observatory Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences Boston College On October 30, 2016, the powerful magnitude 6.6 earthquake that occurred in Italy was recorded by Weston Observatory (see seismogram below). The earthquake¬†occurred at 7:40 AM (local time) … Continue reading

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