A catalog of historic earthquakes in California with magnitudes greater than about 5.5 to 6.0 can be found in the report Earthquake History, 1769-1989 by Ellsworth.
Notable earthquakes in the San Francisco Bay Region before and after the 1906 earthquake.
Significant Bay Area Earthquakes
- 1838 - Peninsula Segment of the San Andreas (M~7)
- 1868 - Southern Hayward fault (M~7)
- 1906 - San Andreas fault (M7.7-7.9)
- 1989 - Loma Prieta (M7.0)