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.
An earthquake is the shaking of the surface of the Earth, resulting from the
sudden release of ... Earthquakes are caused mostly by rupture of geological
faults, but also by other events such as vol...
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 ...
Apr 7, 2016 ... An earthquake is what happens when two blocks of the earth suddenly slip past
one ... What causes earthquakes and where do they happen?
Earthquakes are usually caused when rock underground suddenly breaks along
a fault. This sudden release of energy causes the seismic waves that make the ...
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What causes Earthquakes. The Earth's outer layer or crust is broken into pieces
called tectonic plates which are constantly moving towards, away from or past ...
Earthquakes are the vibrations caused by rocks breaking under stress. The
underground surface along which the rock breaks and moves is called a fault
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