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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1556_Shaanxi_earthquake

The 1556 Shaanxi earthquake or Jiajing earthquake was a catastrophic earthquake and is also the deadliest earthquake on record, killing approximately  ...

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The Shaanxi Earthquake is often referred to as the Jiajing Great Earthquake because it is ... The event did not take place on a plate boundary, but in a fault.

www.britannica.com/event/Shaanxi-province-earthquake-of-1556

The earthquake (estimated at magnitude 8) struck Shaanxi and neighbouring Shanxi province to the east early on Jan. 23, 1556, killing or injuring an estimated  ...

www.reference.com/science/did-shaanxi-earthquake-happen-ed34a28db00723b9

According to the Encyclop?dia Britannica, the Shaanxi earthquake occurred due to movement along the three major fault lines that form the basin of the Wei ...

www.quora.com/What-caused-the-Shaanxi-earthquake

Like other earthquakes, the reason for Shaanxi earthquake is also because of the ... When an earthquake occurs on one of these faults, the rock on one side ... How did the 6.2 magnitude earthquake cause so much damage in ...

www.history.com/this-day-in-history/deadliest-earthquake-in-history-rocks-china

Learn more about what happened today on History. ... On this day in 1556, an earthquake in Shaanxi, China, kills an estimated 830,000 people. .... Declaring he did not care whether or not it was the rebellious band of Indians he had been  ...

www.sciencedaily.com/terms/shaanxi_earthquake.htm

The Shaanxi earthquake or Hua County Earthquake is the deadliest earthquake on record, killing approximately 830000 people.

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Jan 13, 2010 ... The deadliest quake of all time might be one of the least talked about, ... Centered in China's central Shaanxi province, the 1556 quake claimed ...

www.newhistorian.com/deadliest-earthquake-hits-china/2776

Jan 21, 2015 ... The earthquake is often referred to as the Jiajing Great earthquake, ... of Anhui, Gansu, Hebei, Henan, Hubei, Shaanxi, Shandong and Shanxi. ... especially in those that happened so long ago, but estimates for the death toll in ...

www.livescience.com/28900-sichuan-china-earthquake-explained.html

Apr 21, 2013 ... The China earthquake hit on the Longmen Shan Fault Zone, thrust faults that mark the boundary between the high Tibetan Plateau and the ...