The Wiechert earthquake station Göttingen is the first and oldest in the world, which was equipped with seismographs, which provided scientifically evaluable seismograms and are still in function. The place of living history of science has enjoyed great popularity for years of visitors from the region and overseas.
Current note: our entrances to the stations are barrier-free!
Guided tours will also take place in 2023 on the first Sunday of every month at 2 p.m., so also on 2 July, 6 August, 3 September, 1 October, 5 November, 3 December.
Our earth is actually constantly moving, but only major quakes cause damage. Where was something going on? On the night of 8 to 9 September 2023, a devastating earthquake of magnitude 6.8 occurred in Morocco at a depth of about 18 km. more