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The Distribution of Earthquakes: Where Do Large Earthquakes Occur?

The Distribution of Earthquakes: Where Do Large Earthquakes Occur?

In this activity, students investigate the distribution of large earthquakes (magnitude greater than 6) in Southern California. Using online maps of earthquake epicenters in Southern California and the Los Angeles Basin, they will compare these distributions with historic distributions (1932-1996), and with respect to the locations of major fault traces.... Show More

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