How might (p) and (s) waves determine the epicenter or earthquakes?



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         If you have a seismograph, you can use measure the time interval between P and S waves to determine the epicenter of an earthquake.

    The list of steps is here:

         P (primary) waves are similar to sound waves and can travel between 6 and 13km a second. S (secondary) waves can travel

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