Google Earth Science - Page 1

Declan De Paor, Akanksha Sharma, Nathan Williams, Arancha Pinan, Mladen Wild Dordevic, Melissa Beebe, Old Dominion University

This selection of Google Earth and SketchUp files illustrate and model seismic zones using block models and cross-sections. Regions include Japan, Seattle, the Rockies, San Francisco, Iceland, the New Madrid fault, and I-64 (east coast of US), among others. Right-click each image to download a KMZ file for viewing with Google Earth. To examine KMZ contents, unzip and open the KML source doc with your text editor.

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Subject: Environmental Science:Natural Hazards:Earthquakes, Geoscience:Geology:Structural Geology, Geophysics
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Animations/Video, Collections, Images/Illustrations, Maps
Special Interest: Hazards
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Structural Geology, Geophysics, Environmental Science, Teach the Earth:Incorporating Societal Issues:Hazards, Teach the Earth:Teaching Topics:Earthquakes