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San Francisco Earthquake Damage Map
The 1906 San Francisco earthquake struck the coast of Northern California at 5:12 a.m. on Wednesday, April 18 with an estimated moment magnitude of 7.9 and a maximum Mercalli intensity of XI (Extreme).
San Francisco earthquake of 1906: The San Francisco earthquake of 1906, a major earthquake and fire that destroyed some 28,000 buildings and killed more than 3,000 people.
1989 San Francisco–Oakland earthquake Map of the 1989 San Francisco–Oakland earthquake (also known as the Loma Prieta earthquake). The quake struck with a moment magnitude of 6.9 on October 17, just before the start of the third game of the World Series, which was being held at San Francisco's Candlestick Park.
A magnitude 6.0 earthquake rocked the San Francisco Bay Area early Sunday morning, centered in the Napa County town of American Canyon, but felt across Northern California. The quake was the strongest in the region since 1989. Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency for southern Napa County ...
The proliferation of high-rises in San Francisco add to the complexity of the city’s earthquake preparedness. Credit Jim Wilson/The New York Times
The San Francisco Emergency Operations Center (EOC) is conducting an assessment of city facilities and infrastructure. There are no reports of damage or injuries at this time.
San Francisco (initials SF; / ˌ s æ n f r ə n ˈ s ɪ s k oʊ, f r æ n-/, Spanish for 'Saint Francis'; Spanish: [san franˈsisko]), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California.
The 1906 San Francisco earthquake struck on April 18 with an estimated magnitude of 7.8. The temblor was followed by major fires that lasted for several days.
USGS expects this sort of damage to occur when the Hayward Fault earthquake hits. USGS/Public Domain. There's about a 76% chance that the San Francisco Bay Area could experience a 7.2 magnitude earthquake within the next 30 years, according to some recent reports.
Fear of more tremors as minor earthquake hits San Francisco Bay. The 3.3-magnitude tremor didn't cause injuries or damage, but scientists believe the area could be due for a major quake.