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46 seconds is about nine-tenths as long as The San Francisco earthquake of 1906
In other words, it's 0.8760 times the length of The San Francisco earthquake of 1906, and the length of The San Francisco earthquake of 1906 is 1.140 times that amount.
(1906) (Mussel Rock Fault, California) (sensible duration)
The San Francisco earthquake of 1906 caused perceptible shaking of the ground for about 45 to 60 seconds. The most devastating natural disaster in California's history, the quake was felt as far away and southern Oregon and western Nevada, and resulted in about 3,000 deaths, the displacement of 55% - 70% of the city's population, and the shifting of some spots of ground by up to 6 m (20 ft).
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