Earthquake of 7 December 1988, Spitak, Armenia report of the NZNSEE team visit of 1989

  • P. R. Wood GNS Science, Lower Hutt, New Zealand
  • J. B. Berrill University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • N. R. Gillon The Wellington Regional Council, Wellington, New Zealand
  • P. J. North Murray-North Ltd, Auckland, New Zealand

Abstract

Report of the NZNSEE team visit of 1989

References

AFPS, 1989: Le Seisme de Spitak (RSS d'Armenie) du 7 Decernbre 1988, Rapport preliminaire de la Mission, Association Francaise du Genie Parasismique, Paris.

Ambraseys, N.N., Adams, R., 1989: Long-term seismicity of North Armenia, EOS Vol. 70, No. 10, pp. 145, 152-154. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1029/89EO00080

Bommer, J., Ambraseys, N.N., 1989a: The Spitak (Armenia, USSR) earthquake of 7 December 1988: a preliminary engineering seismology report, Imperial College ESEE/EFTU Research Report 89/1, 84 p.

Bommer, J.J., Ambraseys, N.N., 1989b: The Spitak (Armenia, USSR) earthquake of 7 December 1988: a summary engineering seismology report, Earthquake Engineering & Structural Dynamics, Vol. 18, pp. 921-925. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/eqe.4290180613

Borcherdt R.D. (ed), 1989: Results and Data from Seismological and Geologic Studies following Earthquake of December 7, 1988, Near Spitak, Armenia SSR, US Geological Survey Open File Report 89-163A, 188 p. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr89163A

Cistemas, A, Philip, H., Bousquet, J.C., Cara, M., Deschamps, A, Dorbath, L., Dorbath, C., Haessler, H., et al., 1989: The Spitak (Armenia) earthquake of 7 December 1988: field observations, seismology and tectonics, Nature, No. 339, pp. 675-679. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1038/339675a0

Demryan, A , Vinogradov, A , Milutenko, V., 1989: The Armenian earthquake disaster, Sphinx Press, 241 p.

Dowrick, DJ., 1987: Earthquake Resistant Design, Wiley, 519 p.

Haessler, H., Deschamps, A, Dufumier, H., Fuenzalida, H., Cistemas, A, 1992: The rupture process of the Armenian earthquake from broad-band teleseismic body wave records, Geophysics Journal International Vol. 109, pp. 151-161. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-246X.1992.tb00085.x

Lienberg, Jaschenko, 1989: abstract, Proc. international Symposium on Deformation and Prognosis, Yerevan.

Pacheco, J.F., Eastabrook, C.H., Simpson, D.W., Nabelek, J.L., 1989: Teleseismic body wave analysis of the 1988 Armenian earthquake, Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 16, pp. 1425-1428. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1029/GL016i012p01425

Philip, H., Rogozhin, E., Cisternas, A, Bousquet, J.C., Borisov, B., Karakhanian, A., 1992: The Armenian earthquake of 1988 December 7: faulting and folding, neotectonics and paleoseismicity, Geophysics Journal International, Vol. 110, pp. 141-158. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-246X.1992.tb00718.x

Pomonis, A, 1990: The Spitak (Armenia, USSR) earthquake: Residential Building Typology and Seismic Behaviour, Disasters, Vol. 14, pp. 89-114. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-7717.1990.tb01051.x

Shephard, R.B., Wood, P.R., Berrill, J.B., Gillon, N.R., North, PJ., Perry, AK., Bent, D.P., 1990: The Loma Prieta, California, earthquake of October 17, 1989 - Report of the NZNSEE Reconnaissance Team, Bulletin New Zealand National Society for Earthquake Engineering, Vol. 23, pp. 1-78. DOI: https://doi.org/10.5459/bnzsee.23.1.1-78

Trifinov, V.G., Karakhanian, A. C., Kozhurin, A. I., 1989: (Russian), Priroda Vol. 12, pp. 32-38.

Westerway R., 1990: Seismicity and tectonic deformation rate in Soviet Armenia: implications for local earthquake hazard and evolution of adjacent regions, Tectonics, Vol 9, pp. 477-503. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1029/TC009i003p00477

Wyllie, L.A, Filson, J.R., (Eds) 1989: Armenia earthquake reconnaissance report, Earthquake Spectra, Special Supplement No. 89/01, EERI, 175 p.

Published
1993-09-30
How to Cite
Wood, P. R., Berrill, J. B., Gillon, N. R., & North, P. J. (1993). Earthquake of 7 December 1988, Spitak, Armenia report of the NZNSEE team visit of 1989 . Bulletin of the New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering, 26(3), 253-283. https://doi.org/10.5459/bnzsee.26.3.253-283
Section
Articles

Most read articles by the same author(s)