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great Alaska earthquake of 1964

National Research Council. Committee on the Alaska earthquake.

great Alaska earthquake of 1964

oceanography and coastal engineering.

by National Research Council. Committee on the Alaska earthquake.

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Published by National Academy of Sciences in Washington .
Written in English


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Pagination1190p.
Number of Pages1190
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Open LibraryOL14068533M

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  “A noble earthquake!” It’s unlikely that anything close to Muir’s exuberance was heard in Alaska on Ma , when the most powerful earthquake ever recorded in . The Alaska Earthquake, also known as the Great Alaska Earthquake and the Good Friday Earthquake, was a megathrust quake that began at P.M. AST on Ma It had a moment magnitude of , making it the second largest earthquake on record.

The Great Alaska Earthquake of (Book): National Research Council (U.S.). A field program to record microaftershocks was undertaken following the great Alaska earthquake of 28 March Three weeks after the main shock more than microaftershocks per day were recorded on a high-gain, high-frequency seismograph operating at a gain of more than 10 6 at 10 by:


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Great Alaska Earthquake of by George W Housner,Nat. Academy of Sciences, US edition, hardcover. The Great Alaska Earthquake, as it would become known, was the most powerful earthquake ever measured at the time, and remains the second most powerful one to date. Its magnitude would be measured at ; its epicenter was 75 miles east of Anchorage, and shallow: only about fifteen and a half miles underground.