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Catalog of Hawaiian earthquakes, 1823-1959

Professional Paper 1623

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Abstract

This catalog of more than 17,000 Hawaiian earthquakes (of magnitude greater than or equal to 5), principally located on the Island of Hawaii, from 1823 through the third quarter of 1959 is designed to expand our ability to evaluate seismic hazard in Hawaii, as well as our knowledge of Hawaiian seismic rhythms as they relate to eruption cycles at Kilauea and Mauna Loa volcanoes and to subcrustal earthquake patterns related to the tectonic evolution of the Hawaiian chain.

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Publication type:
Report
Publication Subtype:
USGS Numbered Series
Title:
Catalog of Hawaiian earthquakes, 1823-1959
Series title:
Professional Paper
Series number:
1623
Edition:
-
Year Published:
2000
Language:
ENGLISH
Publisher:
U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey ; Information Services [distributor],
Description:
98 p. and 1 CD-ROM