The 1556 Shaanxi earthquake or Jiajing earthquake was a catastrophic
earthquake and is also ... (January 2013) (Learn how and when to remove this
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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
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 ...
Jan 21, 2015 ... The earthquake is often referred to as the Jiajing Great earthquake, ... Gansu,
Hebei, Henan, Hubei, Shaanxi, Shandong and Shanxi. ... so long ago, but
estimates for the death toll in the Jiajing earthquake ... Please enter your name
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Jan 23, 2011 ... The northern provinces of Shaanxi and adjacent areas were a densely ... when
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Page history last edited by Michaela O'Brien 6 years, 2 months ago ... The
Shaanxi Earthquake is often referred to as the Jiajing Great Earthquake because
it is located in what ... The event did not take place on a plate boundary, but in a
Jan 14, 2010 ... The Shaanxi earthquake—also known as the Hua County ... the earthquake
occurred as long as three years later, but the effects did not come ...
23, Shaanxi (Shensi) province, China: most deadly earthquake in history;
830,000 ... 31, Charleston, S.C.: magnitude 7.3 quake, killed 60 people and
caused .... The country, long known to be at high risk for earthquakes, has
enforced ... But buildings and homes in poorer areas—many built with adobe—
did not fare as well.
Seiches from this earthquake were observed in 2 lakes and 3 fjords in western ...
in Sichuan and in parts of Chongqing, Gansu, Hubei, Shaanxi and Yunnan. .....
because people thought that the area did not have a serious earthquake risk. ....
Over 2,500 of the casualties occurred 45 days after the earthquake, when the
May 15, 2008 ... The May 12 quake was the worst to hit the region since 1976, when a major
earthquake resulted ... The largest quake reported in the region to date was the
Shaanxi earthquake of 1556, which left 830,000 dead. ... Last Name.