A 5.1 on the Richter scale is about 1.995 times stronger than a 4.8
As long as the Richter scale is a logarithmic one 5.1 is pretty close 2 times as strong as 4.8 (10 to the power of .3)
Josiah says it is 10 times stronger.
Keyana says it is 3 times stronger.
Anthony says it is 3 times stronger.
I think it is 0.3!
How strong is a earthquake?:)
Does it go up in a logrmithc manner?
A 5.3 earthquake is .3 stronger than 4.8 on the Richter scale.
A 5.1 earthquake is .3 stronger than a 4.8.
5.1 is 0.3 stronger than 4.8
I think a 5.1 is three times as strong as a 4.8.
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