Details of Disaster Information


United States : Earthquake : 2004/09/28
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Duration 2004/09/28
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United States
Name Earthquake
Outline A strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.0 struck Tuesday along the San Andreas fault in a place known as California's earthquake capital.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Report/Articles
  • SFGate.com 2004/09/29
    A moderately strong earthquake struck along the San Andreas Fault in Central California this morning, rattling the town of Paso Robles and nearby communities still recovering from a deadly earthquake last year.

  • VOA 2004/09/28
    The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake had a magnitude of 5.9 on the Richter scale and was followed by a series of smaller aftershocks.