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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1556_Shaanxi_earthquake

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

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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

Shaanxi province earthquake of 1556: (Jan. 23, 1556), massive earthquake in Shaanxi province in northern China, believed to be the deadliest earthquake ever ...

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 of the fault slips ... What kind of damage does an earthquake cause?

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.climate-policy-watcher.org/plate-tectonics/shaanxi-china-january-23-1556.html

May 18, 2016 ... The deadliest earthquake and mass-wasting event on record occurred in 1556 in the central Chinese province of shaanxi. ... For events that occur only every couple of hundred years, several generations may pass between ...

www.sciencedaily.com/terms/shaanxi_earthquake.htm

The Shaanxi earthquake or Hua County Earthquake is the deadliest earthquake ... Non-Reporting 'Did You Feel It?' Areas Can Be Used to Improve Earthquake ...

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

Apr 21, 2013 ... The strong earthquake that struck China's Sichuan province at 8:47 a.m. local time Saturday (April 20) probably hit along the same fault as the ...