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1976 Tangshan earthquake

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The Tangshan earthquake, also known as the Great Tangshan earthquake, was a natural disaster that occurred on July 28, 1976. It is believed to be the largest ...

About The Deadly Tangshan Earthquake - 20th Century History

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At 3:42 a.m. on July 28, 1976, a magnitude 7.8 earthquake hit the sleeping city of Tangshan, in northeastern China. The very large earthquake obliterated the ...

Tangshan earthquake of 1976 | China | Britannica.com

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Earthquake on July 28, 1976, with a magnitude of 7.5, which nearly razed the Chinese coal-mining and industrial city of Tangshan, located about 68 miles (110  ...

The 1976 Tangshan Earthquake - Historic Earthquakes - U.S. ...

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Jul 28, 1976 ... The Tangshan earthquake of 1976 was one of the largest earthquakes in recent years. It occurred on July 28 at 3:42 a.m., Beijing (Peking) local ...

Tangshan earthquake, 1976 | DisasterHistory.org

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On 28 July 1976 Tangshan prefecture[1] in North China was hit by an M 7.8 earthquake,[2] which also severely affected nearby Tianjin City. The earthquake ...

Why did the Tangshan earthquake occur? | Reference.com

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The Tangshan earthquake occurred due to tectonic forces generated by the Amurian tectonic plate interacting with the Eurasian tectonic plate. An earthquake  ...

The Great Tangshan Earthquake Of 1976

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THE GREAT TANGSHAN EARTHQUAKE OF 1976. Overview Volume to the English Version. Published by. Earthquake Engineering Research Laboratory.

Worst modern earthquake - Jul 28, 1976 - HISTORY.com

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At 3:42 a.m., an earthquake measuring between 7.8 and 8.2 magnitude on the Richter scale flattens Tangshan, a Chinese industrial city with a population of ...

BBC ON THIS DAY | 28 | 1976: Chinese earthquake kills hundreds ...

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The quake has virtually destroyed the city of Tangshan, north-east of Beijing, and Western sources believe the death toll may be much higher than the official ...

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Jun 1, 2009 ... Tangshan earthquake 1976. Kai Schmid ... Most Powerful Earthquake in the World Ever - Full Documentary - Duration: 52:53. DOC Heaven ...
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Tangshan Earthquake in China - Asian History - About.com

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The Great Tangshan Earthquake of 1976 rattled much of northern China, and caused more casualties than any other quake in the twentieth century.

Earthquakes--Tangshan, China--Forces of Nature--Science, Maps ...

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Explore the science behind earthquakes, locate and make your own earthquake! Delve into the forces of nature with 3D models, photos, case studies, videos, ...

1976 07 27 - Tangshan, China - Historic Earthquakes - U.S. ...

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Jul 27, 1976 ... This earthquake occurred in the northeastern part of China, near the coast. The epicenter was centered about 140 kilometers southeast of ...