teleseism


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teleseism

an earthquake that occurs in a part of the world far away from a recording station. — teleseismic, adj.
See also: Earthquakes
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Sambridge, "Earthquake location-genetic algorithms for teleseisms," Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, vol.
The seismic activity associated with the Yellowstone magma chamber and Basin and Range" extension provide an excellent laboratory for exploring the effects of teleseisms (distant-> 000 km--earthquakes) on local seismicity.