Earthquakes; July-August 1977

Earthquake Information Bulletin (USGS)


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July and August were somewhat active seismically speaking, compared to previous months of this year. There were seven earthquakes having magnitudes of 6.5 or greater. The largest was a magnitudes of 6.5 or greater. The largest was a magnitude 8.0 earthquake south of Sumbawa Island on August 19 that killed at least 111. The United States experienced a number of earthquakes during this period, but only one, in California, caused some minor damage. 

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Publication type Article
Publication Subtype Journal Article
Title Earthquakes; July-August 1977
Series title Earthquake Information Bulletin (USGS)
Volume 10
Issue 1
Year Published 1978
Language English
Publisher U.S Geological Survey
Description 2 p.
First page 26
Last page 27
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