Schematic diagram showing differences in earthquake types

graphs showing the difference between earthquake types

Detailed Description

Schematic diagram illustrating the difference between a main shock with aftershocks (top), a sequences of foreshocks, main shock, and aftershocks (middle), and a seismic swarm (bottom).  Adapted from manuscript by Farrell and others, 2009.


Image Dimensions: 990 x 1774

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Location Taken: US