Historic Earthquakes

Morgan Hill, California
1984 April 24 21:15:19 UTC
Magnitude 6.2

Twenty-one people sustained minor injuries in the Morgan Hill-San Jose area. Maximum intensity VII in the Morgan Hill area. Damage from the earthquake estimated at 7.5 million dollars with the most damage occurring in the Jackson Oaks subdivision east of Morgan Hill. The earthquake was felt from Bakersfield to Sacramento and from San Francisco to Reno.

Abridged from Significant Earthquakes of the World, 1984.