How Are Earthquakes Made?


Earthquakes are formed when two of the Earth's plates get stuck together and then released. When they separate again, a huge amount of energy is expelled and sends waves through the crust of the planet, thus being felt as an earthquake.
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Earthquakes are the result of tectonic plates coming together. when tectonic plates collide, it sends a shock wave out from the source of impact, this shock wave is the earthquake.
Earthquakes are made by shaking of Earth's crust, caused by the sudden movement of rocks sliding along a fault the crust. Shortly the movement and impact of tectonic plates. \\~OverLordGoldDragon
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1 Additional Answer Answer for: how are earthquakes made
Earthquakes are caused by an abrupt shift of rock along a fracture in the Earth.
Most earthquakes are caused by slow movements inside the Earth that push against the Earth's brittle, relatively thin outer layer, causing the rocks to break suddenly.
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