What are the 5 interesting facts about earthquake?
Check out these 10 facts about earthquakes...Earthquakes usually happen on the edge of tectonic plates. Earthquakes occur when the plates get stuck but keep trying to move! Before an earthquake foreshocks might occur. After an earthquake aftershocks are likely to happen.
How many earthquakes happen every 30 seconds?
Earthquakes are a very common occurrence. Once every 30 seconds somewhere in the world the ground shakes. The estimates are that there are about 500,000 detectable earthquakes a year, 100,000 of those can be felt, and about 100 of them cause damage. Scientists and kids alike are fascinated by the shaking of the ground.