The August 8, 1993 Guam earthquake

Reconnaissasnce report

  • D. R. Brunsdon Brunsdon Cathie Ltd, Lower Hutt

Abstract

This report on the 1993 Guam earthquake summarises the earthquake and resulting damage to stmctures and lifelines. The particular interest in this event, which is considered to represent a serviceability limit state earthquake, was the response of relatively modem high-rise buildings.

References

Comartin C., et al, "The Guam Earthquake of August 8, 1993", EERI Special Earthquake Report, EERI Newsletter, October 1993.

Published
1993-12-31
How to Cite
Brunsdon, D. R. (1993). The August 8, 1993 Guam earthquake. Bulletin of the New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering, 26(4), 390-410. https://doi.org/10.5459/bnzsee.26.4.390-410
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