High risk areas

Japan, Indonesia, Iran,
Nepal,Peru, Ecuador, India, Philippines, Pakistan


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Magnitude Scales

Magnitude Earthquake Effects Estimated Number
Each Year
2.5 or less Usually not felt, but can be recorded by seismograph. 900,000
2.5 to 5.4 Often felt, but only causes minor damage. 30,000
5.5 to 6.0 Slight damage to buildings and other