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Earthquake Ground Motions

Heaton, Thomas H. and Hartzell, Stephen H. (1988) Earthquake Ground Motions. Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences, 16 . pp. 121-145. ISSN 0084-6597. doi:10.1146/annurev.ea.16.050188.001005.

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In this review, we discuss some of the many phenomena that can determine the nature of strong ground motion. Some of these phenomena have been inferred from the study of existing ground-motion records, and others are inferred from theoretical models of earthquake sources and wave propagation.

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