Pakistan Museum of Natural History

     
     

EARTHQUAKE

Introduction
The earthquake is a sudden movement of the Earth, caused by the abrupt release of strain that has accumulated over a long time. Severe earthquake and its terrible aftershocks are one of the most frightening and destructive phenomena of nature. Earthquake animated exhibit provides information about occurrence of earthquakes at the plate boundaries, the intensity strained zone where plates collide, split apart, or slide past each other. Earthquake platform has formed for the students and general public, so they could experience the intensity of the earthquake. Information regarding past severe earthquakes of the world and safety measures have also been displayed, which are required to be adopted during the earthquake.