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Make your own paper model of the Northridge, California earthquake, January 17, 1994

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Make your own paper model of the Northridge, California earthquake, January 17, 1994

by Tau Rho Alpha

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Published by U.S. Geological Survey, Open-File Reports Section, distributor in [Menlo Park, CA, Denver, Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Earthquakes.,
  • Earthquakes -- Northridge (Los Angeles, Calif.)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Tau Rho Alpha and Ross S. Stein.
    SeriesOpen-file report -- 94-143., U.S. Geological Survey open-file report -- 94-143.
    ContributionsStein, Ross S., Geological Survey (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17790462M

      The magnitude Northridge Earthquake occurred at am on Monday, Janu Its epicenter was around Wilbur Avenue and Arminta Street in Northridge, about a mile from campus. The earthquake and subsequent aftershocks caused extensive destruction to the Northridge and Sherman Oaks areas. Numerous buildings on the California State University, Northridge.   Northridge earthquake remembered as one of costliest natural disasters in U.S. history More retrofitting of older houses needed for reduction of repair costs and safety (SACRAMENTO) Next week marks the 25th anniversary of one of the costliest natural disasters in U.S. history, the magnitude earthquake that struck on Jan. 17, , in an.

      Earthquake Northridge California A magnitude (Ms) earthquake centered under the community of Northridge in the San Fernando Valley shook the entire Los Angeles metropolitan area at a.m. local time on Monday, Janu The Mw Northridge earthquake occurred on Janu , beneath the San Fernando Valley. Two seismicity clusters, located 25 km to the south and 35 km to the north-northwest, preceded the mainshock by 7 days and 16 hours, respectively. The mainshock hypocenter was relatively deep, at 19 km. depth in the lower Size: 2MB.

    Jan. 17 marks the 25th anniversary of the devastating Northridge earthquake, and we're taking a look back through photos at the damage it caused — and the humanity that shone through despite the. Make Your Own Paper Model of the Northridge, California Earthquake, Janu (Microfiche). (Open-file Report ). By Tau Rho Alpha and Ross S. Stein. Menlo Park, CA: USGS, (I ). The Northridge, California, Earthquake of January A Computer Animation and Paper Model (Microfiche). (Open-file Report A).


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Make your own paper model of the Northridge, California earthquake, January 17, 1994 by Tau Rho Alpha Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Northridge, California, Earthquake of January Make your own Earthquake (paper model) Learn about Earthquakes struck the northern flank of the Los Angeles basin on Janu The magnitude Northridge earthquake occurred on a "blind" or buried thrust fault, inclined to the south, rooted under the San Cited by: 1.

Get this from a library. Make your own paper model of the Northridge, California earthquake, Janu [Tau Rho Alpha; Ross S Stein; Geological Survey (U.S.)]. On Januat a.m. PST, a magnitude earthquake centered in Northridge struck the southern California area. Known as the Northridge Earthquake, it caused at least 57 fatalities (a subsequent study put the death toll at 72, including heart attacks) and injured thousands.

Contents. Northridge Earthquake: Janu ; Northridge Earthquake: Aftermath ; At a.m. on Janua magnitude quake struck the San Fernando Valley, a. Make your own paper model of the Northridge, California Earthquake Janu By Tau Rho Alpha and Ross S.

Stein* Open - file Report fold Blind thrust fault The Janumagnitude Northridge, California, earthquake struck on a Author: T.R. Alpha, R.S. Stein. The most costly American earthquake since struck Los Angeles on 17 January The magnitude Northridge earthquake resulted from more than 3 meters of reverse slip on a kilometer-long south-dipping thrust fault that raised the Santa Susana mountains by as much as 70 centimeters.

The fault appears to be truncated by the fault that broke in the San Fernando earthquake at a. The Mw = 17 January Northridge earthquake (USGS and SCEC, ) produced measurable co-seismic displacements over a large area (approximately km 2) including much of the San Fernando Valley and adjacent mountainous areas.

Over the region of largest slip on theFile Size: 2MB. At am, on Januthe San Fernando Valley area of southern California was rocked by a strong M quake. It was centered beneath the city of Northridge, California. The Northridge, California, earthquake of January a computer animation and paper model (SuDoc I A) [Alpha, Tau Rho] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The Northridge, California, earthquake of January a computer animation and paper model (SuDoc I Author: Tau Rho Alpha. Northridge earthquake ofearthquake that struck the densely populated San Fernando Valley in southern California, U.S., on Jan.

17, The third major earthquake to occur in the state in 23 years (after the San Fernando Valley and San Francisco–Oakland earthquakes), the Northridge earthquake was the state’s most. Get this from a library. The Northridge, California, earthquake of January a computer animation and paper model.

[Tau Rho Alpha; Ross S Stein; Geological Survey (U.S.)]. On Jan. 17,a magnitude quake rocked the suburbs north of Los Angeles, leaving 57 dead and causing more than $43 billion in damage.

The Northridge, California earthquake of January a computer animation and paper model Open-File Report B By: T.R. Alpha and R.S. Stein. The most costly American earthquake since struck Los Angeles on 17 January The magnitude Northridge earthquake resulted from more than 3.

Special PublicationThe Northridge, California, Earthquake of 17 JanuaryEdited by Mary C. Woods and W. Ray Seiple,California Department of Conservation Division of Mines and Geology, K Street, Sacramento, California,University of California, Davis, February 1, The Janu magnitude Northridge earthquake beneath the San Fernando Valley resulted in the costliest natural disaster in U.S.

history (until Hurricane Katrina in ). For the 10 million people who experienced this quake, it remains powerfully in our collective consciousness. Fast forward twenty years to Janu and beyond. It’s hard to believe that it’s been twenty-five years since California was rocked by the infamous M Northridge Earthquake that struck in the early morning hours of Januand was the strongest North American earthquake ever recorded in an urban destroyed thousands of homes, displacing ab people and causing $20 billion in residential damage alone.

The fault that caused the Northridge earthquake was unknown to scientists. Now earthquake geologists, such as James Dolan, have mapped more than. The following is the final report on the Northridge earthquake that struck southern California on Janu Immediately following the occurrence of the quake, this researcher was sent to the stricken area.

That allowed for the collection of perishable data on occurrences surrounding the immediate aftermath of the event. At am, on Januresidents of the greater Los Angeles area were rudely awakened by the strong shaking of the Northridge earthquake. This was the first earthquake to strike directly under an urban area of the United States since the Long Beach earthquake.

Northridge (California) Earthquake: Unique Ground Motions. Mehmet Celebi. U.S. Geological Survey Menlo Park, CA, USA.

Paper No. SYNOPSIS The Northridge (California) earthquake of 17 January generated numerous strong-motion records that are unique because they have: (a) very high peak accelerations and (b) long-duration by: 1.Damaged portion of the Golden State Freeway at Gavin Canyon, Janu Source: FEMA/Wikipedia Affecting much of southern California, the Northridge, California, earthquake of Janu was the costliest earthquake in U.S.

history in .At a.m., on the crisp morning of Januan unknown fault under Northridge in the suburban San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles, California, ruptured .