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Earthquakes Earthquakes Great San Francisco earthquake of 1906 New Madrid earthquakes of 1811-12 Charleston earthquake of 1886 Great Alaskan earthquake and tsunami of 1964 Northridge earthquake of 1994 Kobe/Hanshin earthquake of 1995 Turkish earthquakes in the 1990s Sumatran (or South Asian or Christmas or Sunda Trench) earthquake and tsunami of 2004 Pakistan earthquake of 2005
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East Coast Earthquakes 1731 – New York State (upper) 1755 – Cape Anne, Massachusetts – 6.0- 6.3 – damage in Boston 1884 – New York City – fault along 125 th Street caused by glaciers 1886 – Charleston, SC – 60-100 killed, approx. 2000 buildings damaged, $6 million in damage ($122 m in 2007
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This note was uploaded on 03/27/2011 for the course PERS 2002 taught by Professor Roman during the Spring '07 term at Georgia State University, Atlanta.

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