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What Are Earthquakes?
An earthquake is a seismic shift between tectonic plates below the earth's surface. This shift causes plates to slide past each other at a point known as a fault. The location of an earthquake below ground is referred to as the hypocenter,... More »
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Earthquake - Wikipedia

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An earthquake is the shaking of the surface of the Earth, resulting from the sudden release of energy in the Earth's lithosphere that creates seismic waves.

Latest Earthquakes - USGS Earthquake Hazards Program

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Earthquakes - USGS Earthquake Hazards Program

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Latest Earthquakes. map of latest earthquakes. Latest earthquakes map and list. Tap/click on "gear icon" for options and settings.

USGS Earthquake Hazards Program

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Gateway to US Geological Survey web resources on earthquakes, including information on recent quakes, earthquake preparedness, building seismically ...

Earthquakes 2017 - News & Articles About Earthquakes - Live Science

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Read the latest news and articles about earthquakes. Earthquakes are the result of plate tectonics, or shifting plates in the crust of Earth.

Earthquakes | Ready.gov

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A house cracked and broken from earthquake damage. Earthquakes are sudden rolling or shaking events caused by movement under the earth's surface.

Earthquakes 101 - National Geographic Video

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Earthquakes are unpredictable and can strike with enough force to bring buildings down. Find out what causes earthquakes, why they're so deadly, and what's ...

Earthquakes--Forces of Nature--Science, Maps, Photos, Video ...

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Explore the science behind earthquakes, locate and make your own earthquake! Delve into the forces of nature with 3D models, photos, case studies, videos, ...