The great 1906 san francisco earthquake and fire in pictures, 1906 san francisco mission district burning in the aftermath of the san francisco earthquake of 1906 the original caption. The 1906 san francisco earthquake struck the coast of northern california at 5:12 am on wednesday, april 18 with an estimated moment magnitude of 79 and a maximum mercalli intensity of xi. The san francisco earthquake of 1906 struck san francisco and the coast of northern california at 5:12 am on wednesday, april 18, 1906 devastating fires.
San francisco city hall after the 1906 earthquake (from steinbrugge collection of the uc berkeley earthquake engineering research center) the california earthquake of april 18, 1906 ranks. 1906 san francisco earthquake: old photos offer new facebook twitter email more 1906, it seemed that san francisco had survived the tremor and that the worst was over but, the fires.
The population of san francisco at the time was about 400,000 homeless - 225,000 225,000 from a population of about 400,000 buildings destroyed - 28,000 facebook twitter google email. List of disasters in the united states by death toll jump to navigation jump to search this 1906 san francisco earthquake: san francisco, california: conflagration followed quake.
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San francisco earthquake of 1906: the san francisco earthquake of 1906, a major earthquake and fire that destroyed some 28,000 buildings and killed more than 3,000 people. On april 18, 1906, an earthquake and subsequent fires devastated san francisco, california, leaving more than 3,000 people dead and destroying more than 28,000 buildings the quake ruptured.