Mercalli (intensity) Scale Definition

A numerical scale for measuring the destructive power and major physical effects of an earthquake, ranging from number I (detectable only by seismographs) to number XII (causing extensive landslides, destruction of nearly all buildings, etc.)
Webster's New World

Mercalli (intensity) Scale Is Also Mentioned In

Find Similar Words

Find similar words to Mercalli (intensity) scale using the buttons below.

Words Starting With

Words Ending With

Word Length

Words Near Mercalli (intensity) Scale in the Dictionary