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Name the scale on which the destructive energy of an earthquake is measured. An earthquake measures 3 on this scale. Would it be recorded by a seismograph?

Is it likely to cause damge?


The magnitude of most earthquakes is measured on the Richter scale.For each whole number you go up on the Richter scale, the amplitude of the ground motion recorded by a seismograph goes up ten times.

Yes,it would be recorded,but wont be destructive.
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