Explaining Earthquakes

Explaining Earthquakes

October 16, 2012

An earthquake is the shaking of the ground caused by sudden motions along faults, or fractures in the Earth’s crust. The epicenter of an earthquake is determined by triangulation. This means that seismic data is needed from at least three different locations, and where this data intersects tells us the epicenter. Source

Anatomy Of An Earthquake

Anatomy Of An Earthquake

August 23, 2012

This infographic, shows the anatomy of an earthquake and how are they related to an earthquake event. Source