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Earthquakes, November-December 1986

January 1, 1987

There was one major earthquake (7.0-7.9) during this reporting period in Taiwan, a magnitude 7.8, which caused deaths and consideralbe damage. Earthquake-related deaths were reported in Bulgaria and in a mine in Poland.

There was no significant earthquakes in the United States. 

Publication Year 1987
Title Earthquakes, November-December 1986
Authors W. J. Person
Publication Type Article
Publication Subtype Journal Article
Series Title Earthquakes & Volcanoes (USGS)
Index ID 70168707
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse