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United States earthquakes, 1984

Stover, Carl W.

United States earthquakes, 1984

by Stover, Carl W.

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Published by U.S. Geological Survey in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Earthquakes -- United States.

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    Statementby Carl W. Stover.
    SeriesU.S. Geological Survey bulletin -- 1862
    ContributionsGeological Survey (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 179 p. :
    Number of Pages179
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20138942M

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Earthquakes in the United States, July- September J. Minsch, C. Stover, L. Brewer, and F. Baldwin INTRODUCTION The earthquake information in this publica­ tion supplements that published by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) in the National Earth­ quake Information Service (NEIS) publications,Author: J.H.

Minsch, C.W. Stover, L.R. Brewer, F.W. Baldwin. There were two major earthquakes (magnitude ) during this reporting period, the first on March 19 in Uzbek SSR and the second in the Kuril Islands on March Six deaths were reported during the period in Japan and Italy.

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