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Strong-Motion Program report, January-December 1985

January 1, 1989

This Program Report contains preliminary information on the nature and availability of strong-motion data recorded by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). The Strong-Motion Program is operated by the USGS in cooperation with numerous Federal, State, and local agencies and private organizations. Major objective of this program are to record both strong ground motion and the response of various types of engineered structures during earthquakes, and to disseminate this information and data to the international earthquake-engineering research and design community.

This volume contains a summary of the accelerograms recovered from the USGS National Strong-Motion Instrumentation Network during 1985, summaries of recent strong-motion publications, notes on the availability of digitized data, and general information related to the USGS and other strong-motion programs. The data summary in table 1 contains information on all USGS accelerograms recovered (though not necessarily recorded) during 1985; event data are taken from "Preliminary Determination of Epicenters," published by the USGS.

Publication Year 1989
Title Strong-Motion Program report, January-December 1985
DOI 10.3133/cir1027
Publication Type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Series Title Circular
Series Number 1027
Index ID cir1027
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse