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Old Posted Dec 21, 2015, 3:38 PM
upward 2000 upward 2000 is offline
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As far as natural disasters go. Tall buildings in Tokyo did well considering there was a 9+ quake 200 miles away. Had it been directly under that city. well that would be like a F5 going through Dallas or OKC. Only the steel beams and columns from a tall building would be standing.Tall buildings in most cases can handle it. I guess a ground rupture from a large quake going through a buildings foundation would be the worst situation.

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