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The adjustments of materials that follow a major earthquake often generate smaller earthquakes called

Most earthquakes are produced by the rapid release of which kind of energy stored in rock subjected to great forces

What does an earthquake's magnitude measure

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Where are the oldest rocks located?

Some of the oldest rocks found in North America have been on the Canadian Shield.


What is the oldest rock in North America?

The oldest rocks in North America are found in Minnesota. The oldest of these rocks age to 3.6 billion years old.


What part of North America contains the oldest exposed rocks?

burnett county wisconsin


What are the rocks of North America?

The rocks of North America are those rocks from which the continent is formed.


When on a geologic column the oldest rocks are located where?

The oldest are located at the bottom of an undisturbed column.


What geological region hosts some of the oldest rock formations in North America?

The oldest rocks in North America are in the Canadian Shield around Hudson Bay. There are rocks in Greenland over 4 billion years old. The lowest level of the Grand Canyon is about 2 billion years old.


Where are the oldest fossils located?

Igneous and metamorphic rocks


Where are the oldest rocks located in the ocean crust?

The oldest rocks are actually on land but in the ocean crust they would be the rocks closest to land. The mid-ocean ridge forms new rocks. They are usually located in the middle of the ocean.


The oldest rocks are located blank from the rift?

furthest from the rift


Where are sedimentary rocks located in Canada?

Sedimentary rocks are located in north nunavite.


Can igneous rocks be found in North America where?

yes, in the central part of north america.


Where are the oldest rocks in the ocean crust?

The oldest rocks are actually on land but in the ocean crust they would be the rocks closest to land. The mid-ocean ridge forms new rocks. They are usually located in the middle of the ocean.

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