EVALUATION OF THE POINT MUGU EARTHQUAKE

This report presents a summary of damage caused by the February 21, 1973 earthquake near Point Mugu, California to existing highway facilities in the area. Also presented are the results of a computer analysis of the ground motion and a prediction of the damage this earthquake would have caused at a proposed interchange between Routes 101/232/1 now under design.

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  • Supplemental Notes:
    • This report was sponsored by the California Department of Transportation, Division of Construction and Research; and conducted in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration.
  • Corporate Authors:

    California Department of Transportation

    Transportation Laboratory
    5900 Folsom Boulevard
    Sacramento, CA  USA  95819
  • Authors:
    • Kuhl, D J
  • Publication Date: 1975-1

Media Info

  • Pagination: 17 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00128271
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Highway Administration
  • ISBN: CADOT-TL2140-1-75-08
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: D-5-45
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Mar 29 1976 12:00AM