San Francisco Earthquake | Surviving Disaster

On 17 October 1989 a tremor measuring 7.1 on the Richter scale cause major damage to San Francisco.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 57'54''
  • Broadcast year: 2006
Curriculum Connection
  • Geography | Plate Tectonics | Earth structure and plate movement

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC One
  • Programme: Surviving Disaster
  • Episode: San Francisco Earthquake