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 List of Earthquakes Referred to in Text
 Earthquake 
Engineering
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 Foundation
 Superstructure
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Reference

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1964 Alaska Earthquake

March 27, 1964, Anchorage, Alaska, M = 8.6*

1964 Niigata Earthquake

June 16, 1964, Niigata, Japan, 
M = 7.5

1967 Caracas Earthquake

July 29, 1967, Caracas, Venezuela, 
M = 6.5

1971 San Fernando Earthquake

February 9, 1971, San Fernando,    California, M = 6.5

1972 Managua Earthquake

December 23, 1972, Managua, Nicaragua, M = 6.2

1976 Guatemala Earthquake

February 4, 1976, Guatemala,  
M = 7.9

1977 Caucete Earthquake

November 23, 1977, Caucete (San Juan), Argentina, M = 7.4

1979 Imperial Valley Earthquake

October 15, 1979, Imperial Valley,  California, M = 6.4

1980 El Asnam Earthquake

October 10, 1980, El Asnam, Algeria,   M = 7.2

1983 Coalinga Earthquake

May 2, 1983, Coalinga, California,  M = 6.7

1983 Nihonkai-Chubu Earthquake

May 26, 1983, Nihonkai-Chubu, Japan, M = 7.7

* M = Richter Magnitude

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