PerspectiveGeophysics

Listening to the Crackle of Subducting Oceanic Plates

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Science  08 Jun 2007:
Vol. 316, Issue 5830, pp. 1439-1440
DOI: 10.1126/science.1141921

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Summary

Double zones of seismic activity now appear to be a general feature of tectonic plates pushed deep into Earth, providing new clues to the sources of deep earthquakes.