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Remotely triggered earthquakes

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Remotely triggered earthquakes are a result of the effects of large earthquakes at considerable distance, outside of the immediate aftershock zone. The further ...

What Causes an Earthquake? Faults Explained

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Jan 15, 2014 ... What was that you felt? Faults deep underground produce different kinds of earthquakes.

The Science of Earthquakes

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An earthquake is what happens when two blocks of the earth suddenly slip past one another. ... What causes earthquakes and where do they happen?

The Causes of Earthquakes - SOEST - University of Hawaii

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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? - Ministry of Energy and Mines

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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 ...

What causes an Earthquake? - The Geography Site

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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 activity ...

earthquake: Causes of Earthquakes - Infoplease

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Causes of Earthquakes Most earthquakes are causally related to compressional or tensional stresses built up at the margins of the huge moving.

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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...

What Causes Earthquakes: Information about Faults, Plate Tectonics ...

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Q: What is an earthquake and what causes them to happen? Ans: An earthquake is caused by a sudden slip on a fault. Stresses in the earth's outer layer push ...

BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Causes

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Earthquakes are caused by the release of built-up pressure inside the Earth's crust. An earthquake's power is measured on the Richter scale using an instrument ...

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What is an Earthquake? - Geoscience Australia

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Earthquakes are the vibrations caused by rocks breaking under stress. The underground surface along which the rock breaks and moves is called a fault plane.

The Causes of Earthquakes - Video & Lesson Transcript | Study.com

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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...

Earthquakes & Tsunamis: Causes & Information - LiveScience

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Apr 20, 2015 ... Earthquakes occur every day, but most people don't notice the small ones. Here's what causes earthquakes.