Accession Number : AD0658176

Title :   LASA'S INSENSITIVITY TO EVENTS OCCURRING IN THE SANTA CRUZ - NEW HEBRIDES ISLANDS REGION,

Corporate Author : PHILCO-FORD CORP BILLINGS MONT EDUCATION AND TECHNICAL SERVICES DIV

Personal Author(s) : Needham,R. E.

Report Date : 07 JUN 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : It has been observed that many events originating from the Santa Cruz-New Hebrides Islands Region are not being detected by the LASA system. Evaluation of this phenomena was conducted on sample events from the following regions: Santa Cruz Islands, Fiji Islands, Tonga Islands, Samoa Islands, Loyalty Islands, New Hebrides Islands, Solomon Islands, Mariana Islands. The statistics for these regions are shown. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SEISMOMETERS, SENSITIVITY), (*SEISMOLOGY, PACIFIC OCEAN ISLANDS), DETECTION, SIGNALS, TABLES(DATA), STATISTICAL DATA

Subject Categories : Seismology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE