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Table 1 Geometrical properties of the spherical vessel

From: Seismic performance of spherical liquid storage tanks: a case study

External diameter of the sphere 12.4 m
Thickness of the sphere walls 0.018 m
Height of the vertical legs 7.66 m
External diameter of the vertical leg section 0.495 m
Thickness of the vertical leg section 0.012 m
Diameter of the X-braces 0.033 m
Width of the base slabs 0.65 m
Depth of the base slabs 0.65 m
Height of the base slabs 0.04 m