Earthquake The greatest shake in earth

What is earthquake?

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. And earth quake can kill many people between 30sec-3min.

The world's largest earthquake is on may, 22, 1960, magnitudes was 9.5

How earthquake happen?

The world's longest earthquake was 10minutes

Why do earthquakes happens

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. ... When the rocks break, the earthquake occurs.

10,000 people died each year by earthquake and it make so many homeless because they lost their house by earthquake

Ways to survive earthquakes

First, stay where you are until the shaking stop. . .

Second, drop down onto your hands and knees so earthquake doesn't knock you down. . .

Third, cover your head and neck with your arms to protect yourself from felling debris. . .

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