Source study of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake

  title={Source study of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake},
  author={David J. Wald and Hiroo Kanamori and Donald V. Helmberger and Thomas H. Heaton},
  journal={Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America},
All quality teleseismic recordings of the great 1906 San Francisco earthquake archived in the 1908 Carnegie Report by the State Earthquake Investigation Commission were scanned and digitized. First order results were obtained by comparing complexity and amplitudes of teleseismic waveforms from the 1906 earthquake with well calibrated, similarly located, more recent earthquakes (1979 Coyote Lake, 1984 Morgan Hill, and 1989 Loma Prieta earthquakes) at nearly co-located modern stations. Peak… 
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