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Title: What Is an Earthquake?: Rupture Models
Url: http://scedc.caltech.edu/Module/s1act03.html
Publisher: Southern California Earthquake Center
Description: In this activity, the learner will watch three animations based on actual data from fault ruptures from the two largest Southern California earthquakes in the 1990s: Landers (1992) and Northridge (1994). In Section 3, the learner will discover more about how such data is collected and analyzed.
LC Classification: Science -- Geology -- Dynamic and structural geology -- Structural geology -- Faults and folds
Science -- Geology -- Dynamic and structural geology -- Volcanoes and earthquakes -- Earthquakes. Seismology
Science -- Geology -- Dynamic and structural geology -- Volcanoes and earthquakes -- Earthquakes. Seismology -- Special -- Western Hemisphere. America
GEM Subject: Science -- Earth science
Science -- Geology
Science -- Physical sciences
Key Concept: Geology -- Earthquakes
Geology -- Natural hazards
Geology -- Seismic waves
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
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Format: html
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Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2011-04-07 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2015-02-09 10:41:03 (W3C-DTF)
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