Contributed by NC 3 ; Felt Report - Tell Us! 4 . Twenty-eight years ago today, an art car was born in an earthquake. 1989-10-18 00:04:15 (UTC) 37.036°N 121.880°W; 17.2 km depth; Interactive Map. Citizen Scientist Contributions ; Did You Feel It? It was a wakeup call to prepare for the potentially even more devastating shocks that are inevitable in the future.
1 . 3 . Revisiting the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake serves as an important reminder to all residents of California that the geologic processes responsible for creating the beautiful natural landscape we enjoy can sometimes occur suddenly and violently so it’s important to be prepared. The story behind 5:04 PM, the art car made by the Loma Prieta earthquake. 1 . IX mmi.
With (Loma Prieta), it just kept coming and coming and coming.” Red Cross Chief Operations Officer Jean Nikaloff, explaining how the Loma Prieta disaster continued to displace Oakland residents in the days following the earthquake.
M 6.9 - Loma Prieta, California Earthquake. 4 . Caused by a slip along the San Andreas Fault, the quake lasted 10–15 seconds and measured 6.9 on the moment magnitude scale, or 6.9 on the open-ended Richter Scale. Earthquake Loma Prieta California 1989 The Loma Prieta earthquake was a major earthquake that struck the San Francisco Bay Area of California on October 17, 1989, at 5:04 p.m. local time. The 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake ended decades of tranquility in the San Francisco Bay region. Please tell us about your experience.
loma prieta earthquake news stories - get the latest updates from ABC7. Responses. Contributed by NC 3 ; Regional Information.
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