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Table 3 Characteristics of selected earthquakes

From: A new method to assess damage to RCMRFs from period elongation and Park–Ang damage index using IDA

Earthquake Fault mechanism Magnitude (richter) PGA (g) PGV (cm s) PGD (cm) Year
Parkfield Strike–slip 6.19 0.3588 23.5829 4.0155 1966
Managua-Nicaragua Strike–slip 6.24 0.4183 26.6577 6.5459 1972
Imperial valley Strike–slip 6.53 0.3188 30.0354 6.6960 1979
Morgan Hill Strike–slip 6.19 0.1608 8.1744 1.5218 1984
Chalfant Valley Strike–slip 6.19 0.2164 20.0414 6.8207 1986
Superstition Hills Strike–slip 6.22 0.1255 12.2078 6.0563 1987
Erzincan-Turkey Strike–slip 6.69 0.4518 65.7330 23.0261 1992