Historic Earthquakes

Santa Cruz Mountains (Loma Prieta), California
1989 10 18 00:04:15 UTC (Local 1989 10 17 05:04:15 p.m. PDT)
Magnitude 6.9
Intensity IX

Damage Photos

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area map of the earthquake
Area map of the earthquake
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home damage # 1
Home damage # 1
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home damage # 2
Home damage # 2
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home damage # 3
Home damage # 3
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home damage # 4
Home damage # 4
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building damage # 1
Building damage # 1
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building damage # 2
Building damage # 2
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building damage # 3
Building damage # 3
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bridge damage
Bridge damage
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freeway damage # 1
Freeway damage # 1
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freeway damage # 2
Freeway damage # 2
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freeway damage # 3
Freeway damage # 3
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