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Visual effects of an Earthquake event -

Earthquakes by Andy Higgs (University of Wolverhampton)


Demolished ;

A samll hotel in San Francisco is demolished by seismic activity deep below the surface.  There were 34 fatalities in this disaster.


Off the Rails ;

Train Tracks become dislodged and bent due to the movement of the earths crust.


Seismic Readings ;

Electronic recordings show the seismic waves being forced through the ground creating an earthquake scenario.


San Andreas Fault ;

One of the Worlds most destructive plate margins.