What Year Was there an earthquake during the World Series?
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Similarly, you may ask, how long did the 1989 earthquake last?
approximately 15 seconds
Similarly, who won the World Series 1989? Oakland Athletics
Keeping this in consideration, why did the Bay Bridge collapse in 1989?
At 5:04 p.m. on October 17, 1989, a 7.1-magnitude earthquake struck the Bay Area. The upper deck at pier E9 on the Bay Bridge failed and crashed into the lower deck, also causing the lower deck to fail. It was the rigid structure of the truss bridge on the East Span that made it more susceptible to failure.
How big was the earthquake during the World Series?
1989 Loma Prieta earthquake
|Image of collapsed double-decker freeway structure in Oakland, California|
|Santa Cruz Oakland Salinas|
|Magnitude||Mw 6.9; MS 7.2|
|Depth||19 km (12 mi)|