How Long Does an Earthquake Last?


An earthquake can last anywhere from a few seconds to a minute. It depends on the magnitude of the earthquake. The 7.0 earthquake in Haiti lasted about 30 seconds.
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The last earthquake was November 13, 2009 at 3:05 GMT in Tarapaca, Chile. There is an earthquake every day in one part of the world or another; some more severe than othes. For more
an earthquake in California happens about twice a week. the last major earthqwuake was in san francisco in 1906. ~ Actually th last major earthquake in the Bay area was the Oakland
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