An earthquake is the perceptible shaking of the surface of the Earth, resulting
from the sudden ... Earthquakes are caused mostly by rupture of geological faults,
but also by other events such as vo...
An earthquake is caused by a sudden slip on a fault. The tectonic plates are
always slowly moving, but they get stuck at their edges due to friction. When the ...
Earthquakes are usually caused when rock underground suddenly breaks along
a fault. This sudden release of energy causes the seismic waves that make the ...
Reply to ASK-AN-EARTH-SCIENTIST. Subject: What causes earthquakes? What
causes earthquakes? The short answer is that earthquakes are caused by ...
In this video lesson you will learn what causes earthquakes and where they
occur. You will also understand the theory of elastic rebound, and how...
Apr 20, 2015 ... Earthquakes occur every day, but most people don't notice the small ones. Here's
what causes earthquakes.
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Mar 12, 2014 ... An earthquake is the shaking of the ground caused by an abrupt shift of rock
along a fracture in the Earth, called a fault. Within s...
Jan 15, 2014 ... What was that you felt? Faults deep underground produce different kinds of
The shaking motion of an earthquake is the result of a sudden release of energy.
Earthquakes are caused when stress, building up within rocks of the earth's ...
Nov 3, 2016 ... CENTRAL Italy was rocked by a magnitude 5.0 earthquake last night, just days
after a 6.6 tremor caused major damage to several historical ...