Where Do Earthquakes Mostly Occur?

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Most earthquakes happen in places with fault lines. A fault line is basically a place where there are cracks in the plates of the earth. Earthquakes in reality last only a few seconds and they are most common in Asia.
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Earthquakes occur most often on fault lines. These are found all over the world. The San Andreas fault line in California and New Madrid line in Saint Louis are the well known.
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mostly tectonic plates.
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The greatest earthquake belt is found along the rim of the Pacific Ocean,where 81%
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Near the "Ring of Fire" Alternatively, you could simply answer "near faults"
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The USGS estimates that several million earthquakes occur all over the world each year, mostly near fault lines. Many go undetected because they hit remote areas or have very small magnitudes.
Earthquakes occur mostly in places where crest of Earth is thin or tectonic plates are moving rapidly. It also occurs near water resources.
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