WESTON OBSERVATORY

Large Quake a Real Possibility on Southcoast
Thursday's earthquake was less than a footnote in seismic history, but it certainly has people talking.
The 1.9 magnitude quake was felt throughout New Bedford, Fairhaven, Mattapoisett, and other Southcoast communities.
Dr. John Ebel, a geophysicist at the Weston Observatory at Boston College say…
Greater New Bedford Rocked By Earthquake
Update 12:19pm:
 
A minor earthquake has struck southeastern Massachusetts, but there were no immediate reports of damage.
John Ebel, a senior research scientist at Boston College's Weston Observatory, said the earthquake that struck seven miles north-northwest of New Bedford just before 11 a…