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Why do earthquakes occur around fault lines?

by Guest23137409  |  8 years, 3 month(s) ago

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I heard that earth quakes occur around fault lines. I want to know its reason?

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  1. Guest23137410
    The tectonic plates are moving beneath the earths crust, colliding with each other. Fault lines are cracks in or spaces between the Earth's tectonic plates that make up the crust (outer layer), and they sometimes move around or over each other, and that makes the earth shake.

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