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Northridge earthquake, turning loss to gain

California. Seismic Safety Commission.

Northridge earthquake, turning loss to gain

report to Governor Pete Wilson in response to Governor"s executive order W-78-94

by California. Seismic Safety Commission.

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Published by The Commission in Sacramento .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California,
  • Los Angeles.,
  • Los Angeles Region.,
  • California, Southern.
    • Subjects:
    • Earthquake engineering -- California -- Los Angeles.,
    • Earthquakes -- California -- Los Angeles.,
    • Building failures -- California -- Los Angeles Region.,
    • Reinforced concrete construction -- California -- Los Angeles.,
    • Elevated highways -- California -- Los Angeles Region.,
    • Seismology -- California, Southern.,
    • Northridge Earthquake, Calif., 1994.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 147-160).

      StatementSeismic Safety Commission, State of California.
      SeriesSSC report ;, no. 95-01
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTA654.6 .C35 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxv, 160 p. :
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL938626M
      LC Control Number95622589
      OCLC/WorldCa32899396

      Yellow-tagged from the massive Northridge earthquake that roared through the city on Jan. 17, , the building is still so damaged that 18 stories above the fourth floor are g: book. The earthquake occurred just after am local time along a previously undiscovered blind thrust fault in the San Fernando Valley. Its epicentre was in Northridge, a suburb located about 20 miles (32 km) west-northwest of downtown Los major shock lasted 10–20 seconds and registered a magnitude of Fatality estimates range from just under 60 to more than 70 people killed Missing: book. I like to tell the story of the Northridge earthquake because it makes me look good. When the quake struck on January 17th at a.m., I was bottle-feeding our ten-month old son. In the interest of honest journalism, let me be clear. In the however many months of our son's suckling, this was one of the very few times I took : Ken Mcalpine. If, in the year the “event finances” turn the catastrophic loss into a gain (which results when the reimbursement exceeds the cost basis of the assets lost or damaged) the taxpayer can elect to pay the tax from the gain or formally elect to defer the gain and repair or replace the property within the required statutory replacement period.

        ‘Norco ’80’ Book 25 years after the Northridge earthquake, what will it take to prepare for the next big one? Earthquake ‘thermometer’ shows LA region is boiling to Northridge.


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