Earthquake Resources


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Haiti, January 12, 2010
USGS Haiti Earthquake
Southern Quinghai, China April 13, 2010
USGS Quinghai Earthquake
Chile February 27, 2010
USGS Chile Earthquake
Eastern Sichuan, China, May 12, 2008
USGS Eastern Sichuan China Earthquake
East Sichuan Earthquake - Wikipedia
Pakistan, October 8, 2005
USGS Pakistan, October 8, 2005
Kashmir, Pakistan Earthquake - Wikipedia
Sumatra, Indonesia, December 26, 2004
USGS Sumatra, December 26, 2004
2004 Sumatra Earthquake and Tsunami
Prince William Sound, Alaska, March 28, 1964
USGS Prince William Sound
Alaska Earthquake Information Center
Northridge, California Earthquake, January 17, 1994
USGS Northridge Earthquake
Great San Francisco Earthquake, April 18, 1906
USGS Great San Francisco Earthquake




Earthquake basics:
Databases and Encyclopedias: Science Facts on File and Worldbook Online are excellent resources
USGS Earthquakes for Kids
Plate Tectonics Boundaries Map in Google Maps - identifies all the plate boundaries
What is an Earthquake?-Windows to the Universe
What is a geologic fault? - Windows to the Universe
Animations for Earthquakes terms and concepts
This Dynamic Planet: Plate Tectonics from USGS
Plate Tectonics Animations These can be linked to, but not directly embedded.



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