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  • Northridge Earthquake
    At the quakes focus, which was 18.4 km below the surface of the earth, the earthquake was measured at a 6.7 on the Richter scale. By the time it reached the surface...
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  • Earthquakes
    or damaged. Both of these Earthquakes were quite similar. The 1985 Mexico City earthquake was one of the most devastating earthquakes in the history of the...
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  • Earthquakes
    In an earthquake the ground moves. Earthquakes commonly last for a few seconds. There are big earthquakes and small earthquakes. Big earthquakes can damage...
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  • Dahmar Earthquake
    Dhamar, Yemen: Earthquake Crisis In December, 1982 a disastrous earthquake hit the city of Dahmar, Yemen. The earthquake had a magnitude of 6.0 Mb and resulted in...
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  • San Francisco Earthquake
    nation * 52 fire alarms in the first half hour following the earthquake * Earthquake ruptured underground water mains * Dynamite was used with the intent...
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  • Earthquake Effects
    January 1995, Kobe was hit by an earthquake of magnitude 7.2 on the Richter scale. Primary effects of the Kobe earthquake included over 6,430 people dead and 43...
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  • Scrap Tyre Crumbs For Earthquake Protection
    very effective in reducing horizontal and vertical shaking in the event of an earthquake due to its elastic properties. On the other hand, scrap tyre stockpiles are...
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  • Hanwang Earthquake- Photojournalism
    went over to China and took pictures at the time of the earthquake The earthquake toppled buildings, schools and chemical plants in the town, ultimately killing 69...
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  • 1989 Queensland Earthquake
    1989 Newcastle earthquake The 1989 Newcastle earthquake was a Richter magnitude 5.6 earthquake that occurred in Newcastle,New South Wales on 28 December 1989, at...
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  • Earthquakes
    we had to relocate to a red region, we would have earthquake drills, what to do in case of and earthquake. I would have all family members take a first aid and CPR...
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  • Earthquakes
    Running Head: EARTHQUAKES Earthquakes Earthquakes Understanding the study of earthquakes is an important element in understanding Geology. There are several...
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  • Submarine Earthquake
    not often caused by the earthquake at the rift zone, but rather by events which are triggered by the earthquake. Where a continental earthquake will cause damage and...
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  • Case Study - Earthquake, l'Aquila
    this earthquake had on the economy were quite substantial. The earthquake caused ... being told to not be alarmed. When the earthquake did hit, fireman were some of the...
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  • Japan Earthquake And Tsunami And It?s Impact On Th
    Earthquake and Tsunami?s impact on the region. ECONOMIC IMPACT Japanese Economy 5. Economic Condition Prior to earthquake. Prior to the earthquake...
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  • Engineering Design Against Earthquake Effect
    during the strong earthquake. Earthquake resistant design is therefore concerned about ensuring that the damages in buildings during earthquakes are of acceptable...
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  • Kobe Earthquake
    the earth still shifts a lot, Japan is constantly threatened by severe earthquakes. Earthquakes in the past have killed hundreds of thousands of people. Japan is...
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  • Earthquake In Haiti
    a Start-Up Competiton Help Haiti?) Reflecting back on Earthquake occurrence, I have been able to note that earthquakes alone are sufficient to wipe out the entire...
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  • Earthquakes
    How can I plan ahead for an earthquake? What should I do during an earthquake?, What can I expect in my house when an earthquake occurs? How do I identify it? What...
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  • Report About Earthquake
    almost 6,000 people and left more than 200,000 people homeless. The earthquake destroyed the farmlands, which is the primary source of resource and income...
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  • 'Liquefaction' Key To Much Of Japanese Earthquake
    make soils dense, or use of reinforcing stone columns." The massive subduction zone earthquakes capable of this type of shaking, which are the most powerful in the...
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  • Was The Japan Earthquake Manmade
    edu) Body [pic] Plate movement that caused Japans earthquake (www.google.tt) The earthquake that struck Japan on March 11, 2011 had a depth...
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  • a) Suggest Reasons Why These Earthquakes Had
    they dont know when an earthquake is about to occur and they dont have emergency plan for their earthquakes. In the USA earthquakes happen often and are mange...
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  • Earthquakes
    Earthquakes Vanuatus recent earthquakes have been pretty severe, since most of them record a magnitude of around 7.0. The latest earthquake back in October 2009...
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  • Sikkim Earthquake 2011
    The earthquake was the fourth significant earthquake in India of September 2011.[9] [edit] Earthquake [edit] Geology The magnitude 6.9 (Mw) earthquake occurred...
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  • Long Term Efffescts Of The Earthquake In Haiti
    needs to be rebuilt so perhaps stronger more 'earthquake proof' houses will prevent anything like this earthquake happening again and will save lives in the future...
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  • Earthquake In Japan
    100 billion to $500 billion (Earthquake-Report, 2011). References http://earthquake-report.com/2011/10/02/japan-tohoku-earthquake-and-tsunami-catdat-41...
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  • Tohoko Earthquake
    as the 2011 Tohoku earthquake,[7] or the Great East Japan Earthquake,[8][9][fn 1] was a magnitude 9.0 (Mw) undersea megathrust earthquake off the coast of Japan...
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  • Earthquake
    free of earthquakes, or at least free of large earthquakes . However, even the UK has some small earthquakes The size of earthquakes Earthquake intensity...
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  • Washington Earthquake Risks
    9, 2009. "Earthquake Hazards Program". United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2006-08-14. "Historic Earthquakes 1946 Anchorage Earthquake". United States...
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  • Earthquake Safety Precautions
    if possible. After an Earthquake Quick thinking after an earthquake hits can minimize immediate dangers. Proper earthquake safety precautions after a tremor...
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