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New Method For Imaging Dec. 26 Indian Ocean Earthquake Yields Unprecedented Results
May 26, 2005
Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Scientists at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UCSD and their colleagues at UCLA have developed a new method for imaging how the earth ruptured during the massive Dec. 26 Indian Ocean earthquake. In this method, the scientists use the first-arriving seismic waves generated by an earthquake to produce detailed images within 30 minutes of an event, a development that could have implications for public-warning and tsunami-alert systems.
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