Discrimination by mb-Ms

Course Description

Definition of earthquake magnitudes, practice of determination of mb and Ms, and discrimination by mb-Ms


Akio Katsumata


1 day(s)


(1) Definition of magnitudes

     1) mb

     2) Ms

     3) Moment magnitude

     4) Other magnitudes                 

(2) Practice of determination of mb and Ms

(3) mb-Ms as a discriminant of nuclear test                      

(4) Discrimination practice by mb-Ms

Lecture note files of this course can be downloaded.