The Northridge earthquake was an earthquake that occurred on January 17, 1994 in Reseda, a neighborhood in Los Angeles, California, lasting for about 10–20 seconds. The earthquake had a "strong" moment magnitude of 6.7, but the ground acceleration was one of the highest ever instrumentally recorded in an urban area in North America.The death toll came to a total of 57 people, and there were over 8,700 injured.
California State University, Northridge. A beautiful campus that has orange trees! This was the epicenter of the 1994 Northridge earthquake. Beautiful buildings including the great new Valley Performing Arts Center.