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Shear Wave Velocity and Site Amplification Factors for 25 Strong-Motion Instrument Stations Affected by the M5.8 Mineral, Virginia, Earthquake of August 23, 2011

Categories: Geology/Mining,Statistics,Virginia Issues

http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2015/1099/downloads/ofr2015-1099.pdf

Focuses on the measurement of the shear wave velocity of near-surface materials at 25 sites in the Mid-Atlantic region during the 2011 earthquake.  From the U.S. Geological Survey