Shallow, usually rougher and the frequency is often shorter (more waves in a certain distance than long frequency. Deep , more calm and longer frequency (fewer waves in a certain distance.
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(c). in deep water, to first order, particles move in vertical circles. when the vertical..., it's because the bottom topography is being felt -- so the wave must be a shallow water wave .
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For the first question, deep sea volcanic eruptions can trigger tsunamis by generating an upwards force that results in a wave .
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... that a plate edge or a plate interior? There are P- waves , S- waves , and L- waves . They all move differently...
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...by huge tectonic forces) and the extrusions of deep volcanic pipes, particularly kimberlite pipes, (which.... We know that different kinds of wave travel at different speeds through different mediums...
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...and radioactive decay in the Earth's interior. We also know about deep sub-surface temperatures by how fast seismic waves move through the Earth. They slow down in hotter (less dense...
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