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Taylor Swift's tour stop in Seattle caused a 2.3 magnitude 'Swift Quake,' according to a seismologist

Posted on AllSides July 28th, 2023
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• A seismologist said the concerts caused seismic activity equivalent of a 2.3 magnitude earthquake. • The so-called "Swift Quake" was detected on a local seismometer, an expert told CNN. Taylor Swift's latest tour stop in Seattle was so lively that it registered as an earthquake, according to a local expert. When Swift brought the Eras Tour to Lumen Field on July 22 and 23, two nights of dancing and ground-shaking pop music caused seismic activity equivalent of a 2.3 magnitude earthquake, seismologist Jackie Caplan-Auerbach told CNN. "I grabbed the...

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