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New probabilistic strong seismic ground motion maps of Canada: M74-3/82-33E-PDF

a compilation of earthquake source zones, methods and results /

"New probabilistic seismic ground motion maps of Canada, displaying peak horizontal acceleration and peak horizontal velocity at a probability of exceedence of 10 percent in 50 years, have been recommended as the replacementfor the 1970 Seismic Zoning Map in National Building Code applications. This report presents a comprehensive description of the basic earthquake data and the methods employed in deriving the new maps"--Abstract.

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Department/Agency Energy, Mines and Resources Canada. Earth Physics Branch.
Title New probabilistic strong seismic ground motion maps of Canada
Subtitle a compilation of earthquake source zones, methods and results /
Series Title Earth Physics Branch open file ;
Publication Type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Format Electronic
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Note Title from cover. Digitized edition from print produced 2017 [by Natural Resources Canada]
Date 1982.
Number of Pages iii, 202 p. :
Catalogue Number
  • M74-3/82-33E-PDF
Subject Terms Earthquakes, Seismology