Archive for September, 2009

Magnitude 7.6 – SOUTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA – September 30, 2009

September 30, 2009

The BC-ESP recorded a magnitude 7.6 earthquake in the Southern Sumatra, Indonesia on September 30, 2009.  A small tsunami under one foot was generated.

For more info on this earthquake, go to US Geological Survey report.

News article: http://www.cnn.com

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Magnitude 8.0 – SAMOA ISLANDS REGION – September 29, 2009

September 29, 2009

The BC-ESP recorded a magnitude 8.0 earthquake in the Samoa Islands Region on September 29, 2009.  A 30 foot tsunami was generated from this earthquake.

For more info on this earthquake, go to US Geological Survey report.

News article: http://www.cnn.com

WesObs_Samoa Islands_092909

Magnitude 6.4 – OFF THE COAST OF JALISCO, MEXICO – September 24, 2009

September 25, 2009

The BC-ESP recorded a magnitude 6.4 earthquake off the coast of Jalisco, Mexico on September 24, 2009.

For more info on this earthquake, go to US Geological Survey report.

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