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Authors

M. M. Seeburger

Document Type

Research

Abstract

An explanation of methods used to determine instrumentally the exact epicentre of an earthquake, also the depth of focus and the acceleration. The use of seismograms to determine (1) typical period of earthquakes in seismic areas, (2) discontinuities in the earth's interior. Strong motion seismograms as an aid to engineers in designing earthquake-proof buildings, bridges and dams.

Publication Date

1936

Journal Title

Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science

Volume

43

Issue

1

First Page

249

Last Page

249

Copyright

© Copyright 1936 by the Iowa Academy of Science, Inc.

Language

EN

File Format

application/pdf

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