Gujarat (Kutch) India M7.7 earthquake of January 26, 2001 and Napa M5.2 earthquake of Sept. 3, 2000

by John M. Eidinger,

American Society of Civil Engineers, Reston, VA
978-0-7844-0584-0 (ISBN-13) | 0-7844-0584-0 (ISBN-10), 2001, Soft Cover, Pg. x, 166
28 cm.
Technical Council on Lifeline Earthquake Engineering (TCLEE) Monograph 19

Document Type: Book

Abstract: The Napa Earthquake was a moderate-sized earthquake in California. Recorded peak ground accelerations were as high as 0.49g, with a recorded peak ground velocity of 15 inches per second. This report presents the findings for the following lifelines: water, telephone, highways, railroads, ports, hospitals, airports, fire department response, radio communications, highway bridges, electric, and natural gas.

Subject Headings: Earthquakes | Lifeline systems | Highway bridges | Railroad bridges | Hydro power | Earthquake engineering | Developing countries | Accidents | India | Asia | Gujarat | California | United States | North America


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