What is seismology?


Seismology is the scientific study of earthquakes and the spread of elastic waves through and around the earth or on other planet-like bodies. Seismic waves are caused by the rapid breaking of rock within the earth or an explosion.
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Seismology. Seismology is a study of the motions of the Earth's crust. Earthquakes are the most well known of these motions, but there are places where the crust is in motion all
Seismology:1:the branch of geology that studies
seismology: the branch of geology that studies earthquakes
From Wikipedia Seismology (from the Greek seismos = earthquake and logos = word) is the scientific study of earthquakes and the movement of waves through the Earth. Source(s): http:
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[sahyz-mol-uh-jee, sahys-]
the science or study of earthquakes and their phenomena.
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Seismology is the science in which Earthquakes are studies. It also includes various techniques by which we can sense the Earthquake earlier.
Seismology is nothing but the study of earthquakes. It study about how seismic waves travel through the surface of the earth. Seismologist is the scientist who studies earthquakes.
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