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At what angle does the wave refract into the inner

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Unformatted text preview: eparate figure. Each plot must have axis labels (type and unit) and a title. C) At what angles does the wave refract into the outer core? At what angle does the wave refract into the inner core? What is the angle of incidence at the center of the earth? Top (km) Bottom (km) P-wave (km/s) α , β ,γ Mantle 20 Outer Core 2980 Inner core 5150 2980 5150 6370 oc V ( z )lP−alantle = α 1 ln( β1z ) − γ 1 m oc V ( z )lP −alc = α 2 ln( β 2 z ) − γ 2 o oc V ( z )lP−al = α 3 ln( β3 z ) − γ 3 ic 1.3, 11.8, 0 3, 4, 20 2, 2.5, 17.8 5) (35 points). An earthquake occurs on the San Andreas Fault in California. Three seismometers at a distance of 80 degrees distance, at the same longitude as th...
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This note was uploaded on 02/01/2014 for the course GEO 468k taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas.

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