Why are earthquakes common along margains plates ?
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I live in the Pacific Northwest and on some days , I can feel moderate shaking usually when I'm sitting at my desk . This is a small earthquake or am I being paranoid?
What area are more common
Not only earthquakes and volcanoes , but what about theses lights falling from the sky and all these comets that appear in the night sky this year ? It's as if the Earth has gone wild 2010 edition . I'm not feeding conspiracy , if anyone has an explanation I know deep education . If you want to know what he is talking with the lights and comets falling
What kind , either superficial or deep , are more common in spreading centers and transform faults ? Why? All I'm reading my book talks about the plates of oceans and earthquakes beneath the earth ..
With the great earthquake in New Zealand , there is a possibility that something big hit the us?
I live in Kent , England and yesturday we had an earthquake , however , is not near a plate boundary ( with minor faults but that's it ) . Can earthquakes happen here ?
Indiana is in the center ( almost) of North America. How can we experience earthquakes if we sit on a plate boundary ?
Why the earthquakes associated with plate boundaries ?
We may limit the devastation of earthquakes and volcanoes to know more about plate tectonics ? Why seismic knowledge of Earth's interior to the surface we help ? Should we start planning to avoid disaster-prone areas , or should we try to protect against disasters that occur ?
Part 1 ) what another earthquake than the Kobe earthquake occurred on a destructive plate boundary ? please provide details as much about him as I can .. or if not, just say his name and I will investigate . Part 2) what happened 2 a plate boundary earthquakes conservation? names or details thank you very much ( : I have tons of problems