Which waves are faster p-waves or s-waves?

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Video answer: Are p waves faster than s waves

Are p waves faster than s waves

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  • Wave Speeds. P waves travel faster than S waves,and are the first waves recorded by a seismograph in the event of a disturbance.
  • Type of Wave. Primary waves are made up of compression waves,also known as push-pull waves…
  • Travel Capability…
  • Wave Sizes…

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Seismograph triangulation

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P waves (Primary waves) are faster than S waves (Secondary waves). In case you were wondering, these two waves are body waves.

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