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AAPG Bulletin


Volume: 37 (1953)

Issue: 1. (January)

First Page: 183

Last Page: 183

Title: Seismological Aspect of Arvin Earthquake: ABSTRACT

Author(s): Hugo Benioff

Article Type: Meeting abstract


Instrumentally observed aspects of the Arvin earthquake are discussed, including the strain-release curve, magnitudes, and geologic distribution of the after-shock sequence; in addition, the observed evidence on the extent of faulting and the characteristics of the generating stress.

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