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Analysis of the Taft accelerogram of the earthquake of 21 July 1952

Housner, George W. (1953) Analysis of the Taft accelerogram of the earthquake of 21 July 1952. California Institute of Technology . (Unpublished) http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechEERL:1953.EERL.1953.002

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Abstract

In a previous report of work done under contract with the Office of Naval Research there were presented the spectra of all suitable strong-motion earthquake accelerograms recorded prior to August, 1951. On July 21, 1952 a strong earthquake occurred in the region of Arvin and Tehachapi, California.. The ground accelerations were recorded at Taft, California on an instrument maintained by the U. S. Coast and Geodetic Survey. The present report gives the spectra as computed from the Taft accelerograms.


Item Type:Report or Paper (Technical Report)
Group:Earthquake Engineering Research Laboratory
Record Number:CaltechEERL:1953.EERL.1953.002
Persistent URL:http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechEERL:1953.EERL.1953.002
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ID Code:26483
Collection:CaltechEERL
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Deposited On:19 Feb 2008
Last Modified:26 Dec 2012 13:58

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