San Francisco Earthquake Fact File

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The San Francisco Giants are an American professional baseball franchise based in San Francisco, California.Founded in 1883 as the New York Gothams, and renamed three years later to the New York Giants, the team eventually moved to San Francisco in 1958.

Earthquakes in the San Francisco Bay Region result from the accumulation of energy as the Pacific Plate slides past the North American Plate. The fact that a devastating earthquake occurred in 1906 — the San Francisco earthquake — is common knowledge.

On 22 March 1957, the San Francisco Peninsula was rocked by an earthquake centered in the Daly City area that caused damage in Westlake District of that city, and some damage in San Francisco.

Fact or Fiction? FACT: Earthquakes are sudden rolling or shaking events caused by movement under the Earth’s surface. An earthquake is the ground shaking caused by a sudden slip on a fault.

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An earthquake (or quakes, tremors) is the shaking of the surface of the Earth.They are caused by sudden movements of the Earth's tectonic plates.Earthquakes can be extremely violent or so slight that they only register on instruments.

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