Great Lisbon Earthquake 11/1755

Type: Earthquake
Level: 8.7M

Century: 1700’s
Year: 1755
Date: 11/1/1755

Area: Europe
Country: Portugal
State/Province/Region: Atlantic Ocean
Nearest City: Atlantic Ocean
Coordinates: 36°N 11°W

Damage cost @ time of event:
Fatalities: 50,000

LINKS
Wikipedia article
Encylopedia Brittanica article
History channel This Day In History article

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