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Lecture

ASTR 1101 Lecture Notes - Lithosphere, Gravitational Energy

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Astronomy
Course Code
ASTR 1101
Professor
M.Ali

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Seismic Waves
two types of seismic waves :
1. P-waves
o longitudinal pressure waves
can spread into both solids and liquids.
o have their direction of motion refracted by interior density
2. S-waves
o transverse waves
can spread into solids but not into liquids
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