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Frequency of earthquakes in California

Gutenberg, B. and Richter, C. F. (1944) Frequency of earthquakes in California. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 34 (4). pp. 185-188. ISSN 0037-1106. doi:10.1785/BSSA0340040185.

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Estimates of the frequency of destructive shocks in California have usually been based on the very imperfect historical record. The present note attempts to revise these estimates by statistical comparison of earthquake frequency in California with that of the world as a whole.

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Additional Information:Copyright © 1944, by the Seismological Society of America. Manuscript received for publication May 18, 1944.
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