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Weston Observatory Records Magnitude 7.1 Earthquake in Mexico on September 19, 2017

Alan Kafka Weston Observatory Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences Boston College On September 19, 2017, the magnitude 7.1 earthquake that occurred in Mexico was recorded by Weston Observatory. Below is the Weston Observatory seismogram of this earthquake. For more … Continue reading

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Weston Observatory Records Magnitude 8.1 Earthquake in Mexico on September 8, 2017

Alan Kafka Weston Observatory Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences Boston College On September 8, 2017, the magnitude 8.1 earthquake that occurred in Mexico was recorded by Weston Observatory. Below is the seismogram of this earthquake, recorded in Devlin Hall, … Continue reading

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Weston Observatory Records Magnitude 6.3 Explosion in North Korea on September 3, 2017

Alan Kafka Weston Observatory Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences Boston College On September 3, 2017, the magnitude 6.3 (suspected nuclear…) explosion that occurred in North Korea was recorded by Weston Observatory.¬†New England is very far away, so the signal … Continue reading

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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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