Today’s Earthquake Fact
Landslides triggered by earthquakes often cause more destruction than the earthquakes themselves. During the 1964 Alaska quake, shock-induced landslides devastated the Turnagain Heights residential development and many downtown areas in Anchorage.
Today in Earthquake History
March 1, 1925
M 6.3, Canada – Local time: February 28, 9:19:20 p.m. The earthquake was so strong that the shock was felt more than 1,000 kilometres from the epicentre. In… Read More