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The moment magnitude scale is used by seismologists to measure the size of earthquakes. The scale was developed in the 1970s to succeed the 1930s-era ...

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The two most common outputs of microseismic monitoring are the location of events, and their magnitude. The magnitude of an event describes the strength of  ...

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The moment magnitude (Mw) scale, based on the concept of seismic moment, is uniformly applicable to all sizes of earthquakes but is more difficult to compute ...

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USGS Earthquake Hazards Program, responsible for monitoring, reporting, and researching earthquakes and earthquake hazards.

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The moment magnitude uses seismograms plus what physically occurs during an earthquake (which can also be derived from seismograms), known as the ...

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a logarithmic scale of 1 to 10 (a successor to the Richter scale) that enables seismologists to compare the energy released by different earthquakes on the basis ...

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Empirical Global Relations Converting MS and mb to Moment Magnitude ... useful scale of magnitude, the moment magnitude, MW. In order to accomplish this, ...

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Earthquake seismometer calculator solving for magnitude given seismic moment.

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Noun, 1. moment magnitude scale - a logarithmic scale of 1 to 10 (a successor to the Richter scale) that enables seismologists to compare the energy released ...