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1906 San Francisco earthquake


The 1906 San Francisco earthquake struck the coast of Northern California at 5: 12 a.m. on April .... Although the impact of the earthquake on San Francisco was the most famous, the earthquake also i...

Famous Earthquakes - Scholastic


Famous Earthquakes These are some of history's most notable — and devastating — earthquakes. San Francisco, California: April 18, 1906 (Magnitude : About ...

The 10 most powerful recorded earthquakes | World news | The ...


Mar 11, 2011 ... Japan's 8.9-magnitude quake is one of the strongest in history.

Famous Earthquakes - Universe Today


Earthquakes are among the most devastating forces of nature. What we have are seven of the world's most famous earthquakes, chronologically listed below. N.

Historic World Earthquakes - USGS Earthquake Hazards Program


Apr 6, 2016 ... We're transitioning to a new system. Most earthquakes and associated information are in the new ComCat Earthquake Catalog, which the new ...

Famous Quakes - The Earthquake Museum


There have been many famous earthquakes throughout history. A few are described in the links below. We will be adding information and exhibits of more ...

Complete List - Top 10 Deadliest Earthquakes - TIME


An 8.9-magnitude earthquake has hit northeastern Japan, producing a destructive tsunami that swept through several coastal areas. TIME takes a look at some ...

25 Worst Earthquakes in History - List25


Apr 27, 2015 ... From the Nepal Earthquake that has so far claimed over 5000 lives to Port-au- Prince, Haiti, these are 25 of the worst earthquakes in history.

10 Strongest Earthquakes in History - Wonderslist


Here is a list of top 10 Strongest earthquakes in history measured or ... 10 Tribes Who Are About To Go Extinct · Top 10 Famous City Squares in the World Today ...

The 10 deadliest earthquakes in history - World news - Asia-Pacific ...


A look at the worst earthquakes in recorded history, in loss of human life. (The March 11, 2011, earthquake and tsumani that affected eastern Japan is not ...

The most destructive earthquake in history, a magnitude 8 temblor that resulted in at least 830,000 deaths, occurred in Shaanxi, China in 1556.
A 9.5 magnitude earthquake near Valdivia, Chile on May 22, 1960 was the strongest of any in recorded history.
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Famous Earthquakes in History - EarthquakeFacts.Net


A look at famous earthquakes throughout history including the Great San Francisco quake and the Kanto earthquake.

The Great 1906 San Francisco Earthquake


The California earthquake of April 18, 1906 ranks as one of the most significant earthquakes of all time. Today, its importance comes more from the wealth of ...

New Madrid Earthquakes 1811-1812 - Historic Earthquakes - U.S. ...


Oct 31, 2012 ... Aftershocks are Earthquakes! December 16, 1811 - Magnitude ~7.0. Six aftershocks in the first two days in the range of M5.5 to M6.3. Hundreds ...