Northridge Earthquake 20th Anniversary - NBC Southern California

Remembering the earthquake that devastated Los Angeles County on Jan. 17, 1994

Jan 17, 2014

Twitter Remembers the Northridge Earthquake

Twitter Remembers the Northridge Earthquake

Twitter reacts to NBC4's @RealTime94Quake account.

Jan 17, 2014

Northridge Quake Victims Remembered 20 Years Later

Northridge Quake Victims Remembered 20 Years Later

Community members gathered in Northridge Friday morning to mark the 20th anniversary of the devastating 1994 earthquake that claimed the lives of 57 people and caused billions of dollars in damage.

Jan 17, 2019
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By Andrew Lopez, Jonathan Lloyd

Northridge Earthquake: The First Day in Photos

The magnitude-6.7 earthquake that struck Northridge around 4:30 a.m.View gallery

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Oct 16, 2014

Northridge Quake 20 Years Later: 5 Lessons Not Learned

Northridge Quake 20 Years Later: 5 Lessons Not Learned

Southern California seismologist Lucile Jones' job is to study earthquakes for ways to make people safer. So she spends a lot of time focused on the vast gap between what scientists know about the next...

Jan 16, 2014

20 Years: Remembering the Northridge Quake

20 Years: Remembering the Northridge Quake

Events and remembrances will recall the day's events, and its aftermath.

Jan 14, 2014

Quake Anniversary Spurs Review of Building Safety

Quake Anniversary Spurs Review of Building Safety

Building collapses during the 1994 Northridge Quake underscored designs no longer permitted in new construction, including so-called "soft story" and "non-ductile concrete." However, retrofitting existing...

Jan 17, 2014

Livetweeting @RealTime94Quake

Livetweeting @RealTime94Quake

As part of NBC4's 20th anniversary coverage, we've created a Twitter account to remember the Northridge Earthquake in real time.

Jan 9, 2014

19 Years After Northridge, Southland Still Unprepared

19 Years After Northridge, Southland Still Unprepared

Nineteen years after the deadly Northridge earthquake killed 60 people and left thousands homeless, Southern Californians are still not prepared for disaster.

 

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A look back at the devastation and recovery in the wake of the 1994 Northridge earthquake. Check this page for archived video, memories from those who experienced the quake and a real-time Twitter feed of the day's events.