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Unformatted text preview: adjustment of position results in aftershocks. • Seismic wave- Body waves (travel through interior). Surface waves (travel on surface of Earth). • Body wave (s & p waves)- Travel through interior (body of the Earth). P-waves (are quicker than S-waves). S-waves (move in two directions.). • Tsunami- A large wave along the sea surface triggered by an earthquake or large submarine slump....
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This note was uploaded on 03/05/2012 for the course GEOL 460:100 taught by Professor Lepre during the Spring '12 term at Rutgers.
- Spring '12