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An earthquake with a magnitude 8 releases a million times more energy than an earthquake with a magnitude of 4. I need this explained in mathematical terms let M1 and M2 be the two given magnitudes.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 10, 2019, 5:43 am ad1c9bdddf
E = (10^M)^(1.5)
Let M1 and M2 be the magnitudes and E1 and E2 be the ...
Magnitudes of earthquakes are examined.