Density Distribution in the Earth

  1. Thomas J. Shankland and
  2. Jay D. Bass
  1. E.D. Williamson and
  2. L.H. Adams

Published Online: 21 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/SP026p0001

Elastic Properties and Equations of State

Elastic Properties and Equations of State

How to Cite

Williamson, E.D. and Adams, L.H. (1988) Density Distribution in the Earth, in Elastic Properties and Equations of State (eds T. J. Shankland and J. D. Bass), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/SP026p0001

Author Information

  1. Geophysical Laboratory, Carnegie Institution of Washington

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1988

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875902401

Online ISBN: 9781118664971

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Keywords:

  • Density distribution;
  • Density in earth;
  • Earthquake waves;
  • Laplace's distribution;
  • Mean density, Earth;
  • Sedimentary rock

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Proposed Density Distribution

  • Summary

  • Scientific Notes and News