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What emerged, of course, was that the magnitude scale presupposed that all earthquakes were alike except for a constant scaling factor. And this proved to be closer to the truth than we expected.

 
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Charles Francis Richter
Charles Francis Richter
  • Born: April 26, 1900
  • Died: September 30, 1985
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Scientist

Charles Francis Richter ; April 26, 1900 – September 30, 1985) was an American seismologist and physicist.

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