Earthquakes

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Earthquakes by Mind Map: Earthquakes

1. Tectonic Plates

1.1. Continental Drift

1.2. Floating on liquid mantle

1.3. Convection Currents

1.3.1. In the Mantle and Moves the plates

2. Seismometer

2.1. Detects Small Movements In the Earth

3. Aftershocks

3.1. Smaller Earthquakes After Earthquakes

4. Richter Scale

4.1. Measures Magnitude of Earthquakes

5. Layers

5.1. Compostional Layers

5.1.1. Crust

5.1.2. Mantle

5.1.3. Core

5.2. Mechanical Layers

5.2.1. Lithosphere

5.2.2. Anthenosphere

5.2.3. Methosphere

5.2.4. Outer Core

6. Plate Margins

6.1. Destructive

6.2. Constructive

6.3. Conservative

6.4. Collision

7. Focus

7.1. Where the Earthquake start under the Earth

8. Epicenter

8.1. Surface Directly above the Focus

9. Siesmic Waves

9.1. What the plates release after tension

10. generate

11. Belts

11.1. There is the one that stretches across southern Europe and Asia linking the Pacific and Atlantic oceans

11.2. There is one that runs down the entire length of the Pacific ocean following the ling of the mid Atlantic trench

11.3. There is a belt that encircles the pacific ocean following the "Ring Of Fire"

12. Foresocks

12.1. small earthquakes before a major earthquake

13. Surface Waves

13.1. seismic waves that travel along Earths outer layer

14. P Waves

14.1. Push and Pull

15. S Waves

15.1. Shake

16. Body Waves

16.1. other waves that travel through Earths interior

17. Cause

18. Produce

19. Before Earthquake

20. Examples

21. Part

22. Part

23. Have

24. Detects

25. After Eathquake

26. Measures

27. Happen

28. Two Kinds