M 6.9 Kobe, Japan Earthquake
January 17, 1995

Additional images for this earthquake available on CD-ROM

PHOTO GALLERY

Overturning of three-story, steel frame/masonry wall building, Chou ward, Kobe

Major railway damage on the Hankyu line
 

Burnt-out area, Nagata ward

Crowds were permitted uncontrolled access to damaged structures