Remotely triggered earthquakes are a result of the effects of large earthquakes at
considerable distance, outside of the immediate aftershock zone. The further ...
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 ...
What causes earthquakes? The short answer is that earthquakes are caused by
faulting, a sudden lateral or vertical movement of rock along a rupture (break) ...
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 ...
Jun 4, 2008 ... In the first Superman movie, supervillain Lex Luthor plans to trigger a massive,
California-detaching earthquake by detonating a couple 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 ...
There are two main causes of earthquakes. Firstly, they can be linked to
explosive volcanic eruptions; they are in fact very common in areas of volcanic
Causes of Earthquakes Most earthquakes are causally related to compressional
or tensional stresses built up at the margins of the huge moving.
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...