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Loma Prieta, California, earthquake of October 17, 1989.

Loma Prieta, California, earthquake of October 17, 1989.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by U.S. Geological Survey, Information Services in Washington, Denver, CO .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Earthquakes -- California -- Loma Prieta,
  • Soil liquefaction -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesLocations of ground-failure features and damage to facilities on Treasure Island attributed to the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake, Locations of liquefaction and associated ground-failure effects related to the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake
    StatementThomas L. Holzer, editor ; prepared in cooperation with the National Science Foundation
    SeriesStrong ground motion and ground failure ; v B, U.S. Geological Survey professional paper -- 1551-B
    ContributionsHolzer, Thomas L, National Science Foundation (U.S.), Geological Survey (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 314 p. :
    Number of Pages314
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15224266M

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Loma Prieta, California, earthquake of Octo (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, . texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency Full text of "The Loma Prieta (Santa Cruz mountains), California, earthquake of 17 October ".

    Loma Prieta Earthquake, The California government had mandated that all businesses with + employees had to submit an Earthquake Preparedness Plan by Oct 15th, I was the Telecom Manager where I worked and had to be involved in the process, so had been to several vendor presentations relating to planning for a 'big one'.   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.

    A woman riding in a crowded bus in San Francisco uses a cellular phone to communicate after the Loma Prieta earthquake struck at p.m. on Oct. 17, (Steve German / The Chronicle Author: Kevin Fagan.   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. And studied it.


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