Issue Date: November/December 2006


GEOSTRATA, 2006, November/December, 12-17     One of the largest earthquakes ever to occur in the United States shook Charleston, South Carolina in 1886. In less than a minute, about 100 lives were lost and nearly all structures in the city were damaged. The Charleston event is now estimated to have been a magnitude 7.1 […]

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