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1. Behavior of Columns During Earthquakes [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01215]   PARENT METADATA
The behavior of columns during earthquakes is very important since column failures may lead to additional structural failures and result in total building collapses. For example, in the Mexico City ...


2. Cape Mendocino, CA Earthquakes, April 25 & 26, 1992 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01209]   PARENT METADATA
On April 25, 1992, a magnitude 7.1 earthquake occurred in the Cape Mendocino area. Two additional earthquakes, magnitudes 6.6 and 6.7 occurred the next morning. The first earthquake was located six ...


3. Chi-Chi, Taiwan Earthquake, September 21, 1999 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G02115]   PARENT METADATA
On September 21, 1999, at 1:47 AM local time, a magnitude MW 7.6 earthquake was felt throughout the island of Taiwan. A five county area, including the city of Taichung, experienced the greatest number ...


4. Duzce, Turkey Earthquake, November 12, 1999 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01934]   PARENT METADATA
The magnitude 7.2 quake occurred at 6.57 pm local time (16:57 GMT). Duzce lies on the eastern fringe of the region hit by the August 17 quake. Some areas experienced a one-two punch from the 1999 ...


5. Earthquake Damage - General [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01194]   PARENT METADATA
An earthquake is the motion or trembling of the ground produced by sudden displacement of rock in the Earth's crust. Earthquakes result from crustal strain, volcanism, landslides, and collapse of ...


6. Earthquake Damage in San Francisco, CA, April 18, 1906 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01195]   PARENT METADATA
The 1906 San Francisco earthquake was the largest event (magnitude 8.3) to occur in the conterminous United States in the 20th Century. Recent estimates indicate that as many as 3,000 people lost ...


7. Earthquake Damage to Schools [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01198]   PARENT METADATA
This set of slides graphically illustrates the potential danger that major earthquakes pose to school structures and to the children and adults who happen to be inside at the time of the earthquake. ...


8. Earthquake Damage to Transportation Systems [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01197]   PARENT METADATA
Earthquakes represent one of the most destructive natural hazards known to man. A serious result of large-magnitude earthquakes is the disruption of transportation systems, which limits post-disaster ...


9. Earthquake Damage, Armenian SSR, December 7, 1988 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01204]   PARENT METADATA
On December 7, 1988, at 11:41 A.M. local time a magnitude 6.9 earthquake shook northwestern Armenia and was followed four minutes later by a magnitude 5.8 aftershock. Swarms of aftershocks, some as ...


10. Earthquake Damage, Northern Iran, June 21, 1990 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01207]   PARENT METADATA
A magnitude 7.7 earthquake occurred in the Gilan Province between the towns of Rudbar and Manjil in northern Iran on Thursday, June 21, 1990. The event, the largest ever to be recorded in that part ...


11. Earthquakes in Central California, 1980-1984 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01202]   PARENT METADATA
There have been many earthquake occurrences in central California. This set of slides shows earthquake damage from the following events: Livermore, 1980, Coalinga, 1983; and Morgan Hill, 1984. All ...


12. Earthquakes in Southern California [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01201]   PARENT METADATA
There have been many earthquake occurrences in Southern California. This set of slides shows earthquake damage from the following events: Imperial Valley, 1979, Westmorland, 1981, Palm Springs, 1986; ...


13. El Quindio Colombia Earthquake, January 25, 1999 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01379]   PARENT METADATA
The El Quindio earthquake was one of the most destructive natural disasters to have occurred in Colombia in recent years. Long lasting economic and social impacts will continue to be felt in Armenia ...


14. Great Alaska Earthquake, Prince William Sound, March 28, 1964 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01200]   PARENT METADATA
The Prince William Sound magnitude 8.4 earthquake at 03:36 UT on March 28, 1964, was one of the largest shocks ever recorded on the North American Continent. The quake was felt over 500,000 square ...


15. Great Chile Earthquake of May 22, 1960 - Anniversary Edition [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01935]   PARENT METADATA
On May 22, 1960 (19:11 UTC), a Mw 9.5 earthquake occurred in southern Chile (39.5 S, 74.5 W). This was the largest earthquake ever instrumentally recorded. (It was not the largest in terms of dollar ...


16. Great Hanshin-Awaji (Kobe) Earthquake, January 17, 1995 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01214]   PARENT METADATA
The Earthquake - At 5:46 A.M. local time on January 17, 1995, a major earthquake occurred near the City of Kobe, Japan. The 6.9 magnitude earthquake had 40 km of bilateral rupture from a hypocenter ...


17. Izmit (Kocaeli) Turkey Earthquake, August 17 1999, Set 2, Structural Damage [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01958]   PARENT METADATA
On August 17, 1999, at 3:01 A.M. local time (00:01:39.8 UTC) a magnitude (Mw) 7.4 earthquake occurred along the westernmost North Anatolian fault. The earthquake epicenter was 11 km (7 mi) southeast ...


18. Izmit (Kocaeli) Turkey Earthquake, August 17 1999. Set 1, Coastal Effects [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01933]   PARENT METADATA
On August 17, 1999, at 3:02 am local time (00:02 GMT) a magnitude (Mw) 7.4 earthquake occurred on the northern Anatolian fault. The epicenter was located very close to the south shore of the Bay of ...


19. Landers and Big Bear California Earthquakes, June 28, 1992 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01210]   PARENT METADATA
California residents were rudely awakened early Sunday morning June 28, 1992, by an earthquake of magnitude 7.6 (Ms) followed by a smaller 6.7 (s) magnitude earthquake about three hours later. The ...


20. Loma Prieta Earthquake, October 18, 1989, Part 1 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01205]   PARENT METADATA
On October 17, 1989, a 7.1 magnitude earthquake occurred near Loma Prieta in the Santa Cruz Mountains. Movement occurred along a 40-km segment of the San Andreas fault from southwestof Los Gatos to ...


21. Loma Prieta Earthquake, October 18, 1989, Part 2 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01206]   PARENT METADATA
On October 17, 1989, a 7.1 magnitude earthquake occurred near Loma Prieta in the Santa Cruz Mountains. This earthquake is also known as the "San Francisco World Series Earthquake." The slide set focuses ...


22. Northridge, California Earthquake, January 17, 1994, Set 1 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01211]   PARENT METADATA
At 4:31 A.M. (Local time) on Monday, January 17, 1994, a magnitude 6.8 earthquake twenty miles west northwest of downtown Los Angeles awoke nearly everyone in southern California. Damage was most ...


23. Northridge, California Earthquake, January 17, 1994, Set 2 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01212]   PARENT METADATA
On Monday, January 17, 1994, an earthquake occurred that took 57 lives and caused $10 billion in property damage. This slide set includes damaged structures in more distant communities including Sylmar, ...


24. San Fernando Valley California Earthquakes of 1971 and 1994 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01213]   PARENT METADATA
This slide set compares two earthquakes that were separated by a distance of 10 miles and a time of 23 years. Disproving the notion that once an earthquake has occurred, an area is safe from future ...


25. Shikotan, Kuril Islands Earthquake, October 4, 1994, Set 1 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01229]   PARENT METADATA
A magnitude 8.1 earthquake occurred in the southern Kurils and on northern Hokkaido on Tuesday, October 5, 1994, (October 4 at 13:23 GMT). It was a sudden event, without any short-term precursors ...


26. Shikotan, Kuril Islands Earthquake, October 4, 1994, Set 2 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.photos.G01373]   PARENT METADATA
The first slide set of Shikotan, Kuril Islands focused on damage caused by the earthquake. This second set, depicts much of the tsunami damage that occurred. At Kuzhno-Kurilsk, Kunsashir Island, tsunami ...


27. Geomagnetic and seismological data collected from Scott Base, Cape Evans (Ross Island) and Lake Vanda - K102_1959_2012_NZ_1 [K102_1959_2012_NZ_1]
Geomagnetic and seismological measurements were established in Antarctica in 1957 as part of the International Geophysical Year and have continued until present. Geomagnetic data have been recorded ...


28. GGP - Corrected Minute Data [GGP-SG-CORMIN]
Global Geodynamics Project (GGP) - Earthquake Data


29. 1988 Spitak Earthquake Database [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.hazards.G01269]
The 1988 Spitak Earthquake database is an extensive collection of geophysical and geological data, maps, charts, images and descriptive text pertaining to the catastrophic earthquake in Armenia. This ...


30. 1989 Archean-Proterozoic transition Experiment [PASSCAL_APT]
Twenty-five 3-component stations installed along a 1500 km transect from western Ontario to eastern Wyoming recorded a total of 324 teleseismic and regional events with body wave magnitude greater ...


31. A comprehensive geophysical investigation to assess seismic hazards in the coassesment of seismicity in the Wabash Valley [PASSCAL_WABASH]
Recent paleoseismic evidence had shown there were 5-8 magnitude greater than 6 earthquakes in this region in the past 20,000 years. The study area has always been at the fringe of previously operated ...


32. Active Tectonics of the Northern Dead Sea Fault System in Syria and Lebanon [GEO_CORNELL_ACTIVE_TECT]
Cornell University is conducting an interdisciplinary study of the active tectonics of the Dead Sea Fault System (DSFS) in Syria and Lebanon. One motivation for this research is the lack of information ...


33. Aftershocks of the Bhuj Earthquake, January 26, 2001, Registered at the GSI Seismic Observatory, Jabalpur, M.P., India [GSI_BHUJ_AFTERSHOCKS]
[from 'http://www.gsi.gov.in/quake.htm'] A devastating earthquake struck the Bhuj area of the Gujarat State of India in the morning of January 26, 2001 while the entire country was celebrating the ...


34. Aggregated Zones & Sub-Zones for Insurance Risk Assessment [ET_CRESTA]
The CRESTA (Catastrophe Risk Evaluating and Standardising Target Accumulations) zone data set helps brokers and reinsurers assess and present risk, based on the zoning system established by the world's ...


35. An integrated marine geophysical survey (multibeam bathymetry, chirp sonar, gravity and geomagnetic measurements, with seismic reflection) of the southern Adare Basin region. (R/V Nathaniel B Palmer cruise NBP0701) [K101_2006_2007_NZ_1]
A detailed integrated marine geophysical survey of the sourthern Adare Basin region and a series of detailed seismic transects across the Northern Basin, underlying the north-western Ross Sea continental ...


36. Anchorage, Alaska Site Response [PASSCAL_AASR]
19 short period stations were deployed in the summer of 1994 to record local earthquakes around Anchorage, AK to determine site responses. 15 earthquakes were recorded. The experiment was repeated ...


37. BDSN Continuous and Triggered Broadband Waveform data from Northern California Earthquake Data Center [BDSN-NCEDC]
[Adapted from Berkeley Digital Seismic Network (BDSN) Overview: "http://quake.geo.berkeley.edu/bdsn/bdsn.overview.html"] The Berkeley Digital Seismic Network (BDSN) is one of several networks of ...


38. BMR-ASC World Earthquake Database; BMR, Australia [EARTH_INT_AUS_BMR_EARTHQUAKE_DB]
BMR-ASC World Earthquake Database is maintained by the Australian Bureau of Mineral Resources (BMR). It lists the Hypocentres of world earthquakes from 1904-1989 and Australian earthquakes from 1873-1991 ...


39. Broadband Experiment Across the Alaska Range [PASSCAL_BEAAR]
This is a RESTRICTED data set. This 2.5 year passive broadband experiment seeks to understand what holds up Mt McKinley and the Alaska Range. We will deploy instruments over much of the road system ...


40. Canadian Communities Gallery - Educational Project Showcase [Canada_CCRS_CdnCommAtlas]
The Canadian Communities Gallery (CCGallery) is a service of the Atlas of Canada that provides access to the best and broadest collections of on-line educational ...


41. Canadian National Earthquake Database [Canada_GSC_CdnNatlEarthquakData]
The National Earthquake Database (NEDB) comprises a number of separate databases (summarized below), all developed and administered under the INGRES Relational Database Management System. ...


42. Canadian National Seismograph Network - Hourly Plots Archive [Canada_GSC_NatlSeisHour]
The Geological Survey of Canada (GSC) operates nearly 100 seismographs across Canada to detect and locate earthquakes. Together, these instruments make up the Canadian National Seismograph Network ...


43. Catalog of Earthquake Hypocenters at Alaskan Volcanoes: January 1 through December 31, 2002 [USGS_OFR_2003_267]
The Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO), a cooperative program of the U.S. Geological Survey, the Geophysical Institute of the University of Alaska Fairbanks, and the Alaska Division of Geological and ...


44. Catalog of Earthquake Hypocenters at Alaskan Volcanoes: January 1 through December 31, 2003 [USGS_OFR_2004_1234]
The Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO), a cooperative program of the U.S. Geological Survey, the Geophysical Institute of the University of Alaska Fairbanks, and the Alaska Division of Geological and ...


45. Catalog of Earthquake Hypocenters at Alaskan Volcanoes: January 1,1994 through December 31, 1999; USGS [EARTH_INT_USGS_S_AK_EARTHQUAKES]
Between 1994 and 1999, the Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO) seismic monitoring program underwent significant changes with networks added at new volcanoes during each summer from 1995 through ...


46. Catalog of Significant Historical Earthquakes in the Central United States [USGS_OFR_2004_1086]
The Catalog of Significant Historical Earthquakes in the Central United States use Modified Mercalli intensity assignments to estimate source locations and moment magnitude M for eighteen 19th-century ...


47. Catalogue of earthquakes in Slovenia [SLOV_EQUAKE01]
Catalogue of earthquakes in Slovenia (political borders) including historical data as well as most recent instrumental data. All entries are accompanied with error estimates.


48. Chinese Seismic Exploration Data; WDC Geophysics/Beijing [EARTH_CRUST_WDCD_SEISMIC1]
Exploration seismic data is available from the following areas: a) 150 seismograms from Damxung to Yadong on the Xizang plateau shot in 1977 b) 300 seismograms from Suixian in Hubei province to ...


49. Compilation/Evaluation of Historical Tsunamis in the Pacific Using the USGS/NEIC Earthquake Data, NOAA/NGDC Tsunami Data, and Imamura-Iida Scale [NWS0007]
These data sets are based on an area-by-area study of the Pacific Basin to document historical tsunamis and quantify historical coastal damage both near the source and at far-field locations. An ...


50. Cross-Sections and Maps Showing Double-Difference Relocated Earthquakes from 1984-2000 along the Hayward and Calaveras Faults, California [USGS_OFR_2004_1083]
This report present a cross-section and map views of earthquakes that occurred from 1984 to 2000 in the vicinity of the Hayward and Calaveras faults in the San Francisco Bay region, California. These ...


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