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    Hello Friend,


    Please tell me, What is Earthquake and What are the causes of Earthquake...?

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    Earthquakes are usually caused when rock underground suddenly breaks along a fault. This sudden release of energy causes the seismic waves that make the ground shake. When two blocks of rock or two plates are rubbing against each other, they stick a little.

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    Earthquake is something that happens when two blocks of the earth are suddenly slip past to one another. It is the shaking of ground caused by the sudden breaking and movement of large sections of the earth. This basically results in large stress along plate boundaries on earth.

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    Hi guys,It may be those shaking of the surface of the Earth, coming about because of the sudden demise discharge about vitality in the Earth's lithosphere that makes seismic waves is called Earth quake.

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    Mostly plate tectonics. When the plates on the earth's surface shift, you get earthquakes. Other things, like oil fracking, can also cause them.

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    An Earthquake is the shaking of the surface of the Earth

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