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Loma Prieta, Ca, Earthquake of October 17, 1989

Loma Prieta, Ca, Earthquake of October 17, 1989

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Published by Diane Pub Co .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nature/Ecology

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsCraig Van Anne (Editor), Charles Scawthorn (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10856009M
    ISBN 100756701783
    ISBN 109780756701789

      Earthquake Loma Prieta California The Loma Prieta earthquake was a major earthquake that struck the San Francisco Bay Area of California on Octo , at p.m. local time. Caused by a slip along the San Andreas Fault, the quake lasted 10–15 seconds and measured on the moment magnitude scale, or on the open-ended.   On Octo , at pm a magnitude M earthquake struck near Loma Prieta, California. It was a tragic reminder of the destructive power of earthquakes. However, it was also a watershed moment in seismic research. 30 years later, we revisit the earthquake through the eyes of the scientists who experienced it.

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Harris, Ruth A. Loma Prieta, California, earthquake of Octo (OCoLC) Material Type.   A California Highway Patrol officer checks the damage to cars that fell when the upper deck of the Bay Bridge collapsed onto the lower deck after the Loma Prieta earthquake in .

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Loma Prieta earthquake Octo El Cerrito, CA: EERI, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book. Windows shattering, buildings exploding into flames, the horrifically collapsed Cypress Structure — how could the Loma Prieta earthquake feel like anything other than that back when it hit at Author: Kevin Fagan.


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Lessons Learned From The. The OctoLoma Prieta, Calif., earthquake ( G.m.t. October 18; lat º N., long º W.; km depth) had a local magnitude (M L) of abouta surface-wave magnitude (M S) ofa seismic moment of x10 19 N-m to x10 19 N-m, a source duration of 6 to 15 s, and an average stress drop of at least 50 bars.

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Loma Prieta earthquake, Octo I, Cypress Street viaduct structure collapse by California. Dept. of the California Highway Patrol. The Loma Prieta Earthquake ​Revisiting the Loma Prieta earthquake serves as an important reminder to all residents of California that the geologic processes responsible for creating the beautiful natural landscape we enjoy can sometimes occur suddenly and.

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Description: The Structural Engineers Association of California recently published, Reflections on the Loma Prieta Earthquake of Octo The page document features photographs, graphs & charts which include observations made by an Ad Hoc Earthquake Reconnaissance Committee composed of members from the four local associations.

The OctoLoma Prieta, California, Earthquake and its aftershocks: Geometry of the sequence from high‐resolution locations. Lynn D.

Dietz; William L. Ellsworth; Geophysical Research Letters; First Published: 01 September Additional Physical Format: Online version: Loma Prieta, California, earthquake of Octo Washington: U.S. G.P.O. ; Denver, CO: For sale by the Book and. The Loma Prieta earthquake occurred on California’s Central Coast on October 17 at p.m.

local time ( UTC). The shock was centered in The Forest of Nisene Marks State Park approximately 10 mi (16 km) northeast of Santa Cruz on a section of the San Andreas Fault System and was named for the nearby Loma Prieta Peak in the Santa Cruz affected: Central Coast (California).

San Francisco–Oakland earthquake Map of the San Francisco–Oakland earthquake (also known as the Loma Prieta earthquake). The quake struck with a moment magnitude of on Octo just before the start of the third game of the World Series, which was being held at San Francisco's Candlestick Park.

Octo the SF bay area experienced the hardest hitting earthquake of my lifetime. I remember exactly what I was doing at the moment of the quake. I was sitting in the Kingdom Hall in Oakland, CA during a book study in which we were having a discussion about the significant of the earthquake mentioned in the Bible book of Revelation.Locations of ground-failure features and damage to facilities on Treasure Island attributed to the Loma Prieta earthquake.

Locations of liquefaction and associated ground-failure effects related to the Loma Prieta earthquake.irf.y//V THELOMAPRIETA (SANTACRUZMOUNTAINS),CALIFORNIA, EARTHQUAKE OF 17OCTOBER Editedby SpecialPublication DepartmentofConservation DivisionofMinesandGeology NinthStreet,Room Sacramento,CA