# Geology

What type of waves are Earthquakes?

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1. I Googled earthquake waves and found several sites -- all with the same answer. This seems to be the best with the clearest explanation.

http://www.geo.mtu.edu/UPSeis/waves.html

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2. Well, I think i need to be a bit more clear my options are limited to torsional, longitudinal, and transverse

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posted by Gary
3. never mind, I got it. Seismic waves are transversal.

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posted by Gary

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