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What Are Teachable Moments?
November 17, 2013 (09:04:55 UTC)
Magnitude 7.8 Scotia Sea
A magnitude 7.8 earthquake has occurred in the South Orkney Island region in the Scotia Sea. This earthquake is the latest in a series of moderate-to-large earthquakes to strike this region over the past several days.
Teachable Moment Presentation
11 slide Powerpoint presentation (zipped ppt/animation 7.39 MB / pdf 982 kB)
Animations and Visualizations
USArray Ground Motion Visualization (mpeg 9.2 MB / More Info)
Presentación en Español (zipped ppt 2.28 MB / pdf 986 kB)
IRIS Data Management Center (DMC) Pages
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