Natural Disasters, February 28

1925    Charlevoix-Kamouraska earthquake strikes northeastern North America. A total of 55 aftershocks were recorded in the Charlevoix-Kamouraska quake.

1997    Earthquake in northern Iran kills 3000 people

1997    A 6.1 magnitude earthquake in Armenia and Azerbaijan kills 1,100 people.

2001    Nisqually Earthquake, measuring 6.8 magnitude hits the Nisqually Valley and Seattle, Tacoma, and Olympia, Washington.

 

Feb 29, 1960    An earthquake in Morocco kills over 3000 people and nearly destroys Agadir in the southern part of the country.

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