Accession Number : AD0687977

Title :   VESIAC SPECIAL REPORT: HANDBOOK ON EARTHQUAKE MAGNITUDE DETERMINATIONS.

Descriptive Note : Revised ed. no. 2, Sep 68,

Corporate Author : MICHIGAN UNIV ANN ARBOR INST OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

Personal Author(s) : Bath,Markus

Report Date : MAY 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 163

Abstract : The first edition of this book was finished in August, 1967, as a preparation for the Zurich Assembly in 1967 of IUGG. The second edition of the magnitude handbook has undergone a number of revisions compared to the first edition. These revisions can be summarized in the following points: Replies to our questionnaire; Under the heading Miscellaneous Contributions we have added some magnitude comparisons; A new section including titles and abstracts of all magnitude papers scheduled for the Zurich Assembly 1967 has been given. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SEISMOLOGICAL STATIONS, SEISMIC WAVES), (*EARTHQUAKES, INTENSITY), HANDBOOKS, RESPONSE, QUESTIONNAIRES, SEISMOMETERS, MICROSEISMS, EPICENTERS, REPORTS, ABSTRACTS

Subject Categories : Seismology
      Seismic Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE