New England Seismic Network News

April 12, 2012

Earthquakes: Off the Coast of New England

Filed under: Uncategorized — NESN @ 3:49 pm

Weston Observatory seismographs on 4-12-2012, have recorded several earthquakes located ~260 miles offshore of Boston MA.

Information regarding the largest event is found here:

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/recenteqsww/Quakes/usc0009131.php

Be sure to visit the New England Seismic Network website (aki.bc.edu) to check if any more earthquakes occur.

Below is a screenshot of the WES seismic station. The large peaks are those offshore earthquakes.

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