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Do Japan get a lot of earthquakes?
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Are there a lot of earthquakes in Japan?
The island of Japan has a lot of earthquakes because it is located near major tectonic plate boundaries. Japan is very seismically active with over 1,500 earthquakes per year. Japan is also situated on the Pacific Ring of Fire which is a hotbed of seismic activity where a large number of earthquakes and volcanoes occur.
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Are there any countries that experience a lot of earthquakes?
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Who has more earthquakes Japan or California?
Japan. It has a lot of earthquakes, and is one of the most affected areas in the world. Because of their technology level (compared to countries like Indonesia and Fiji), Japan is the country with the most earthquakes reported each year. Though, that doesn't mean it's the country with the most earthquakes. But it certainly has more earthquakes than California.