Search and rescue support workers Tim Schilwachder (L) and Mamdouch Shabaan embrace October 21, 1989 by the Cypress Structure above 28th and Cypress Sts, shortly after a man was rescued alive there. A powerful earthquake has rocked San Francisco October 17 killing nine people and injuring hundreds. The epicentre of the quake, which measured 6.9 on the Richter scale, is thought to have been Loma Prieta, 10 miles north of Santa Cruz on the San Andreas fault. AFP PHOTO CHRIS WILKINS (CHRIS WILKINS/AFP/Getty Images)
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