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Earthquakes Living Lab: Finding Epicenters & Measuring Magnitudes
Collector: Ann V.
Pairs use an online simulation to determine the epicenter and magnitude of an earthquake. Using actual data about the earthquake's maximum S wave amplitudes, they then determine the magnitude.
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