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1556 Shaanxi earthquake - Wikipedia

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The 1556 Shaanxi earthquake or Jiajing earthquake was a catastrophic earthquake and is also the deadliest earthquake on record, killing approximately 830,000 people. It occurred on the morning of 23...

Deadliest earthquake in history rocks China - Jan 23, 1556 ...

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On this day in 1556, an earthquake in Shaanxi, China, kills an estimated 830,000 people. Counting casualties is often imprecise after large-scale disasters, ...

Shaanxi province earthquake of 1556 | China | Britannica.com

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Sep 17, 2013 ... Shaanxi province earthquake of 1556, (Jan. 23, 1556), massive earthquake in Shaanxi province in northern China, believed to be the deadliest ...

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Jan 22, 2016 ... On the 23rd January 1556, the deadliest earthquake ever recorded hit the Chinese province of Shaanxi (pronounced Shensi) and surrounding ...

Deadliest Earthquake Hits China - New Historian

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Jan 21, 2015 ... On the 23rd January 1556 the deadliest earthquake in history took place in the Shaanxi Province, Northern China. Measuring around eight on ...

Shaanxi China January 23 1556 - Plate Tectonics

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May 18, 2016 ... The deadliest earthquake and mass-wasting event on record occurred in 1556 in the central Chinese province of shaanxi. Most of the 830000 ...

What was the main cause of the Shaanxi Earthquake? | Reference ...

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Like most earthquakes, the 1556 Shaanxi earthquake occurred due to the sudden ... Shaanxi Earthquake Facts · January 23 1556 China Shansi Earthquake ...

thegeosphere / 1556 Shaanxi (Shensi), China

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The earthquake occurred on January 23, 1556, in Shaanxi, many homes were ... China is located on the Eurasia Plate which moves eastward and down towards ...

History of Geology: 23 January, 1556: The Jiajing Great Earthquake

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Jan 23, 2011 ... 23 January, 1556: The Jiajing Great Earthquake ... "In the winter of 1556, an earthquake catastrophe occurred in the Shaanxi and Shanxi Provinces. ... The fertile soil of the plateaus of inner China had for centuries attracted ...

1556: Shaanxi, China - Top 10 Deadliest Earthquakes - TIME

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Jan 13, 2010 ... The deadliest quake of all time might be one of the least talked about, considering it occurred nearly 450 years ago. Centered in China's central Shaanxi province, the 1556 quake claimed ... By Dan FletcherWednesday, Jan.