Chilean Earthquake May Have Shortened the Length of a Day on Earth - Universe Today
[/caption] Yikes! Just how big was the magnitude 8.8 earth quake in Chile? One scientist says the shaking may have affected the entire planet by shifting Earth on its axis. This possibly may have shortened the length of a day on Earth by about 1.26 microseconds. Using a complex model JPL research scientist Richard Gross … Continue reading "Chilean Earthquake May Have Shortened the Length of a Day on Earth"
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