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NOAA researchers in Newport record sounds of March 11 earthquake

Posted by: | April 27, 2011 Comments Off on NOAA researchers in Newport record sounds of March 11 earthquake |

NEWPORT – Earthquakes are felt more often than heard, but Oregon scientists say the sound of the March 11 Japan earthquake alone could help improve our ability to detect earthquakes and volcanic eruptions in the deep ocean. Scientists with the NOAA Vents Program at Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory captured the sounds of the earthquake using […]

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