Case Study- Northridge earthquake LA.

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  • Created on: 11-04-13 13:41
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  • Northridge earthquake, Los Angeles, 17 January 1994.
    • Occurred at 4:30am on Monday 17th January.
    • Result of the movement along a previously unknown thrust fault.
    • Focus= depth of 18.4 km
    • Main Effects
      • 57 people killed
      • 1,500 seriously injured.
      • 12,500 buildings damaged.
      • Over 20,000 people were made homeless.
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