Recent Earthquake Teachable Moments

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What Are Teachable Moments?

February 13, 2015 (18:59:12 UTC)

Quake Location

Magnitude 7.1 Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge

A major magnitude 7.1 earthquake occurred on the North America – Eurasia Plate boundary. The epicenter was located ~1170km SE of Greenland in the middle of the North Atlantic Ocean.

Teachable Moment Presentation

10 slide Powerpoint presentation (zipped ppt 4.78 MB / pdf 935 kB)

En Español

Presentación en Español (zipped ppt 4.79 MB / pdf 1.07 MB)

IRIS Data Management Center (DMC) Pages


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