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The quake was centered extremely deep within the earth--82 kilometers (51 miles).
New buildings in San Francisco have to follow strict codes that stabilize them against future quakes.
Scientists estimate that the quake may have registered between 7.
The 1960 quake in Chile caused $1 million in damage to the Los Angeles and Long Beach harbor areas, said Brian Atwater, a Seattle-based scientist with the U.
In the secular fundraising relief efforts in Canada, the Indian earthquake was culling far more donations than the El Salvadoran quake.
A major contributor to damage in Kobe had nothing to do with unresponsiveness after the quake.
Enemy Territory: QUAKE Wars has not yet been rated by the ESRB.
At the fall meeting of the American Geophysical Union in San Francisco last December, Zoback gave a new perspective on the quake and its aftermath.
Some scientists speculated that Tuesday's quake was the one predicted to happen by 1993 - though a decade late.
How many times stronger was the Mexico City quake of 1985 than the San Francisco quake of 1989?
The islands were also hit by numerous smaller quakes measuring 4 and 3 and lower on the Japanese scale throughout the day.
We are delighted that Volvo Trucks North America has chosen to integrate Quake's Q2000+ satellite modem into its state of the art 'Volvo Link Sentry' communications system," said Polina Braunstein, President and CEO of Quake Global.