From Science Insider.
California is located in a hot-zone of fault lines that can rupture without warning. One of these faults, the San Andreas, is overdue for a high magnitude earthquake commonly referred to as “The Big One.” Here’s what experts say could happen when it hits the West Coast.
For more resources on preparing for earthquakes visit:
MORE EARTH SCIENCE CONTENT:
Why America Has More Tornadoes Than Anywhere Else In The World
What If The Earth Spun Sideways On Its Axis
The Most Extreme Black Holes In The Universe
#Earthquake #California #ScienceInsider
Science Insider tells you all you need to know about science: space, medicine, biotech, physiology, and more.
Visit us at: https://www.businessinsider.com
Science Insider on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BusinessInsiderScience/
Science Insider on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/science_insider/
Business Insider on Twitter: https://twitter.com/businessinsider
Tech Insider on Twitter: https://twitter.com/techinsider
Business Insider/Tech Insider on Amazon Prime: http://read.bi/PrimeVideo
What Will Happen If The Big One Hits The West Coast