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shadow zone

Michael Allaby

in A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences

Fourth edition

Published in print January 2013 | ISBN: 9780199653065
Published online September 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191744334
shadow zone

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1. A region of the subsurface from which seismic *reflections cannot be detected because their ray-paths do not emerge to the surface....

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Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography

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