Why San Francisco is a nightmare, according to science

The well-known San Andreas Fault is just one of the seven “significant fault zones” the US Geological Survey cites in the Bay Area. The others are the Calaveras, Concord-Green Valley, Greenville, Hayward, Rodgers Creek, and San Gregorio Faults.

People who live in the area experience small earthquakes and shakes all the time. Just this week, there has been a 2.9 and a 3.0-sized shake in Aromas, California, about an hour and 40 minutes south of the city.

Article source: http://www.businessinsider.com/san-francisco-bay-area-nightmare-according-to-science-2018-4

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