What type of movement does a surface wave have?

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  • While waves that travel within the depths of the ocean are longitudinal waves, the waves that travel along the surface of the oceans are referred to as surface waves. A surface wave is a wave in which particles of the medium undergo a circular motion. Surface waves are neither longitudinal nor transverse.

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surface waves also known as longitudnal waves . they travels at constant speed on the circumference of the earth

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