The Place in The Crust Where The Earthquake Waves Start is Called:

  1. Epicenter
  2. Crater
  3. Centre
  4. Focus
Anurag Mishra Professor Asked on 27th September 2015 in Geography.
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Answer: (1) Epicenter

The place in the crust where the earthquake waves start is called Epicenter. The earthquake is a result of the natural movement of earth. The earthquake starts when two or more tectonic plates moves again each other. A planet’s surface is covered with at least twenty tectonic plates.

Epicenter is a point on the earth directly above the hypo center of the earthquake.

Anurag Mishra Professor Answered on 27th September 2015.
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