Hypocenter is the point on the fault where phenomenon of disturbance occurs and the location from which waves are forwarded in all directions.

1.       Hypocenter is the point on the fault where phenomenon of disturbance occurs and the location from which waves are forwarded in all directions. Epicenter is the point on the earth’s surface that is directly affected by focus point on above by upper pressure and point where an earthquake or underground explosion appeared is called epicenter point. Those people which are at epicenter has to face the great troubles because of intensive focus on that point. Greater the distance from epicenter prevent from great loss because of reduction in intensity. People of epicenter are included in dangerous zone and have to face great loss.