Posted by: Ed Darrell | March 6, 2010

States with the most earthquakes

Maybe you could use this map to pick a state to live in — if you really like roller-coasters, or if you really hate them.

USGS map of states with the most quakes

Quake rankings of states

Which states shake the most? Here are the top 20.

Surprised that Maine makes the list?

Much more from the US Geological Survey here, “Top Earthquake States.”

(Mostly borrowed, with permission, from Millard Fillmore’s Bathtub.)


  1. Ola Mr.Darrell will my scord was a 2117. I really need to syudy for obj:3. Don’t worry I will study this weekend. Thank you for your support.

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