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Convergent Boundaries
Convergent Boundaries

Yes, only in 1 part of the plate boundary at a time, filling the gap as the 2 plates move away from each other. Where do most earthquakes occur at divergent boundaries? Where divergent boundaries have many perpendicular transform faults (fractures) as they spread apart in chunks.

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Divergent Boundaries
Divergent Boundaries

Divergent plate boundaries: spreading-center volcanism Spreading-center volcanism occurs at rift-zones, where two plates are moving apart from each other. Most commonly this is the case at mid-oceanic ridges, where two oceanic plates move apart. The (developing) boundary between two spreading continental plates is known as a continental rift.

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