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Pokemon Who Can Learn Earthquake (TR10)

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Pokemon Sword and Shield - Earthquake

This is an article for the move Earthquake (TR10) and the Pokemon who can learn it and its location in Pokemon Sword and Shield, Isle of Armor, and the Crown Tundra DLC. Read on to see the Power, Accuracy, PP, and Effect, and see how to use it competitively.

Earthquake (TR87) - Type and Effect

Type Pokemon Ground Image
Category Pokemon Physical Image
Power 100
Accuracy 100
PP 10
Effect The user sets off an earthquake that strikes every Pokémon around it.
Max Move Max Quake
Power: 130
TM / TR TR10

Pokemon That Learn Earthquake (TR87)

By Default

MarshtompMarshtomp SwampertSwampert Zygarde (Complete Forme)Zygarde (Complete Forme)

By Level Up

SandshrewSandshrew SandslashSandslash DiglettDiglett
Alolan DiglettAlolan Diglett DugtrioDugtrio Alolan DugtrioAlolan Dugtrio
RhyhornRhyhorn RhydonRhydon WooperWooper
QuagsireQuagsire SwinubSwinub PiloswinePiloswine
LarvitarLarvitar PupitarPupitar TyranitarTyranitar
TrapinchTrapinch VibravaVibrava FlygonFlygon
BarboachBarboach WhiscashWhiscash GroudonGroudon
HippopotasHippopotas HippowdonHippowdon RhyperiorRhyperior
MamoswineMamoswine DrilburDrilbur ExcadrillExcadrill
SandileSandile KrokorokKrokorok KrookodileKrookodile
Galarian YamaskGalarian Yamask GolettGolett GolurkGolurk
LandorusLandorus Landorus (Therian Forme)Landorus (Therian Forme) BunnelbyBunnelby
DiggersbyDiggersby TyruntTyrunt TyrantrumTyrantrum
ZygardeZygarde Zygarde (10% Forme)Zygarde (10% Forme) Zygarde (Complete Forme)Zygarde (Complete Forme)
MudbrayMudbray MudsdaleMudsdale RunerigusRunerigus

By TM / TR

VenusaurVenusaur CharizardCharizard BlastoiseBlastoise
SandshrewSandshrew Alolan SandshrewAlolan Sandshrew SandslashSandslash
Alolan SandslashAlolan Sandslash NidoqueenNidoqueen NidokingNidoking
DiglettDiglett Alolan DiglettAlolan Diglett DugtrioDugtrio
Alolan DugtrioAlolan Dugtrio PoliwhirlPoliwhirl PoliwrathPoliwrath
MachopMachop MachokeMachoke MachampMachamp
Galarian SlowpokeGalarian Slowpoke SlowpokeSlowpoke Galarian SlowbroGalarian Slowbro
SlowbroSlowbro OnixOnix Alolan ExeggutorAlolan Exeggutor
CuboneCubone MarowakMarowak Alolan MarowakAlolan Marowak
HitmonleeHitmonlee HitmonchanHitmonchan LickitungLickitung
RhyhornRhyhorn RhydonRhydon ChanseyChansey
KangaskhanKangaskhan PinsirPinsir TaurosTauros
GyaradosGyarados AerodactylAerodactyl SnorlaxSnorlax
DragoniteDragonite MewtwoMewtwo MewMew
SudowoodoSudowoodo PolitoedPolitoed WooperWooper
QuagsireQuagsire Galarian SlowkingGalarian Slowking SlowkingSlowking
DunsparceDunsparce SteelixSteelix ShuckleShuckle
HeracrossHeracross SwinubSwinub PiloswinePiloswine
CorsolaCorsola Galarian CorsolaGalarian Corsola MantineMantine
TyrogueTyrogue HitmontopHitmontop MiltankMiltank
BlisseyBlissey LarvitarLarvitar PupitarPupitar
TyranitarTyranitar LugiaLugia Ho-ohHo-oh
SceptileSceptile BlazikenBlaziken MarshtompMarshtomp
SwampertSwampert LoudredLoudred ExploudExploud
AronAron LaironLairon AggronAggron
SharpedoSharpedo WailmerWailmer WailordWailord
TorkoalTorkoal TrapinchTrapinch VibravaVibrava
FlygonFlygon AltariaAltaria LunatoneLunatone
SolrockSolrock BarboachBarboach WhiscashWhiscash
BaltoyBaltoy ClaydolClaydol CradilyCradily
ArmaldoArmaldo DusclopsDusclops GlalieGlalie
SphealSpheal SealeoSealeo WalreinWalrein
RelicanthRelicanth SalamenceSalamence MetangMetang
MetagrossMetagross RegirockRegirock RegiceRegice
RegisteelRegisteel LatiasLatias LatiosLatios
KyogreKyogre GroudonGroudon RayquazaRayquaza
GastrodonGastrodon BronzorBronzor BronzongBronzong
GibleGible GabiteGabite GarchompGarchomp
MunchlaxMunchlax RioluRiolu LucarioLucario
HippopotasHippopotas HippowdonHippowdon DrapionDrapion
CroagunkCroagunk ToxicroakToxicroak MantykeMantyke
AbomasnowAbomasnow LickilickyLickilicky RhyperiorRhyperior
TangrowthTangrowth ElectivireElectivire MagmortarMagmortar
MamoswineMamoswine GalladeGallade DusknoirDusknoir
DialgaDialga PalkiaPalkia HeatranHeatran
RegigigasRegigigas GiratinaGiratina Giratina (Origin Forme)Giratina (Origin Forme)
RoggenrolaRoggenrola BoldoreBoldore GigalithGigalith
DrilburDrilbur ExcadrillExcadrill ConkeldurrConkeldurr
SeismitoadSeismitoad ThrohThroh SawkSawk
ScolipedeScolipede SandileSandile KrokorokKrokorok
KrookodileKrookodile DarmanitanDarmanitan Galarian DarmanitanGalarian Darmanitan
DwebbleDwebble CrustleCrustle Galarian YamaskGalarian Yamask
TirtougaTirtouga CarracostaCarracosta ArchenArchen
ArcheopsArcheops HaxorusHaxorus StunfiskStunfisk
Galarian StunfiskGalarian Stunfisk DruddigonDruddigon GolettGolett
GolurkGolurk BouffalantBouffalant HydreigonHydreigon
TerrakionTerrakion LandorusLandorus Landorus (Therian Forme)Landorus (Therian Forme)
BunnelbyBunnelby DiggersbyDiggersby PangoroPangoro
BinacleBinacle BarbaracleBarbaracle TyruntTyrunt
TyrantrumTyrantrum AurorusAurorus GoodraGoodra
TrevenantTrevenant AvaluggAvalugg ZygardeZygarde
Zygarde (10% Forme)Zygarde (10% Forme) Zygarde (Complete Forme)Zygarde (Complete Forme) VolcanionVolcanion
IncineroarIncineroar WishiwashiWishiwashi MudbrayMudbray
MudsdaleMudsdale StuffulStufful BewearBewear
OranguruOranguru PassimianPassimian SandygastSandygast
PalossandPalossand TurtonatorTurtonator DrampaDrampa
DhelmiseDhelmise Jangmo-oJangmo-o Hakamo-oHakamo-o
Kommo-oKommo-o SolgaleoSolgaleo BuzzwoleBuzzwole
CelesteelaCelesteela GuzzlordGuzzlord NecrozmaNecrozma
StakatakaStakataka MelmetalMelmetal RillaboomRillaboom
GreedentGreedent DrednawDrednaw CoalossalCoalossal
AppletunAppletun SilicobraSilicobra SandacondaSandaconda
CursolaCursola RunerigusRunerigus StonjournerStonjourner
CopperajahCopperajah DracozoltDracozolt DracovishDracovish

By Egg Move

There are no Pokemon who learn this move by this method.

By Move Tutor

There are no Pokemon who learn this move by this method.

Competitive Analysis

Earthquake is a staple move for numerous Pokemon especially in the Doubles format as a way to deal with their counters.

Since the move hits all Pokemon on the field, Earthquake users are usually paired with Flying-type Pokemon or those with the Levitate or Telepathy Ability.

It is worth mentioning that Earthquake will deal double damage on Pokemon that are on the semi-invulnerable phase of Dig (when they are burrowed undeground).

List of Multi-Target Moves

Earthquake (TR87) Locations

Get from Roaring-Sea Caves

Crown Tundra - Roaring-Sea Caves Item Map

Earthquake can be found in the Roaring-Sea Caves area of the The Crown Tundra DLC.

Roaring-Sea Caves Map

Purchase from the Wild Area Trader

Pokemon Sword and Shield - Watt Trader.png
Earthquake (TR10) is available to purchase from the Watt Traders in the Wild Area for 8000 Watts.

The Watt Traders' selection of TM and TRs changes everyday so make sure to check what's in stock!

How to Farm Watts Quickly

A Possible Drop from Max Raids

Pokemon Sword and Shield - Max Raid Battle.png
It's also possible to get Earthquake (TR10) from Ground-type Max Raid dens as a reward for defeating or catching the resident Dynamax or Gigantamax Pokemon.

How to Max Raid With Friends

Get from the Cram-o-Matic

Pokemon Sword and Shield - Cram-o-Matic.png
It's also possible to get Earthquake (TR10) from the Cram-o-Matic, although the chances are still low even when using the right items.

How to Use the Cram-o-Matic

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