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Which waves can be used to map the interior of earth?

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    1. http://eqseis.geosc.psu.edu/~cammon/HTML/Classes/IntroQuakes/Notes/waves_and_interior.html

    2. http://www.seismo.unr.edu/ftp/pub/louie/class/100/interior.html

    3. http://www.learner.org/channel/courses/essential/earthspace/session3/closer2.html

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