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Which state in the U.S. has the most earthquakes?

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Which state in the U.S. has the most earthquakes?

Earthquakes:

Earthquakes happen more frequently in some areas because these areas are located in near proximity of faults (the edge of a tectonic plate) or volcanoes. Seismic activity generates seismic waves through the Earth's surface that can spread over long areas. Earthquake intensity can measured and assigned a specific magnitude.

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The Causes of Earthquakes

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