Seattle fans set new stadium noise record
The Seattle Seahawks fans have set a new noise record for
loudest outdoor sports stadium, taking back a mark they achieved
earlier this season.
An official from Guinness World Records recorded the crowd noise
at 137.6 decibels during the Seahawks victory over the New Orleans
Saints on Monday night. The record came during the second quarter
of Seattle’s 34-7 victory and was announced on the Seahawks Twitter
Seahawks fans had set a record of 136.6 in a win over San
Francisco in September. The mark was topped by Kansas City fans in
October with 137.5 decibels.
To put that in perspective, a jet engine at 100 feet is about