3.Suppose that an earthquake occurs, and the epicenter is 80 km from a recording

label Science
account_circle Unassigned
schedule 1 Day
account_balance_wallet $5

how many seconds would it be 

Sep 30th, 2015

Thank you for the opportunity to help you with your question!

P-waves covers about 4.8*10^3km in 8 minutes.

Given that;

4800km = 8min

80km = ?

=80*8/4800=

=0.1333333

0.133333*60

= about 8 seconds


Please let me know if you need any clarification. I'm always happy to answer your questions.
Sep 30th, 2015

Studypool's Notebank makes it easy to buy and sell old notes, study guides, reviews, etc.
Click to visit
The Notebank
...
Sep 30th, 2015
...
Sep 30th, 2015
Jun 26th, 2017
check_circle
Mark as Final Answer
check_circle
Unmark as Final Answer
check_circle
Final Answer

Secure Information

Content will be erased after question is completed.

check_circle
Final Answer