Tsunami Labs


Description: In this lab you'll study seismograms from 3 different seismic stations recording the magnitude 9.0 Sumatra earthquake of 12/26/2004. By comparing the arrival times of waves on each seismogram, you'll be able to determine distance to the epicenter.

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Created by: D. Robison And S. Kluge Added: 2005-09-01

Earth Science (Earthquakes, Volcanoes and Plate Tectonics) Views: 2700

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