Geology ~ Earthquake Patterns

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Created Jan 10, 2012
by blueduckderik
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1) MORs?
1) Heat flow leads to the eruption of pillow lava. Rising magma causes shallow focus vibrations...
2) Axial Rift?
2) Shallow quakes, subsidance along fault causes quake (Low Richter).
3) Transform Fault?
3) As oceanic spreads away from the MOR, horizontal movement of faults cause quakes  -...
4) Subduction Zones?
4) Oceanic plate subducted under the continental - Shallow to Deep quakes. Start of the zone...

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