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EARTHQUAKES IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, 1979-1989

Fallen Porch after 1979 Imperial Valley Earthquake

Earthquake of October 15, 1979, Imperial Valley, California. Fallen porch on 200 block of "G" Street in Brawley. Several homes were damaged in this block. Most of the residential damage was to chimneys. Photograph Credit: U.S. Geological Survey (G. Reagor).