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pretty dangerous; the earthquake in Haiti 2009 was a 7.7 magnetude quake, and that was powerful enough to destroy thousands of homes; so they can be life threatening.

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Why is it dangerous after a earthquake?

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Why are after shocks dangerous to buildings after an earthquake?

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What is more dangerous an earthquake on land or a tsunami caused by an earthquake?

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