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Earthquake in Armenia, December 7, 1988.

Earthquake in Armenia, December 7, 1988.

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Geophysical Data Center in Boulder, Colo. (325 Broadway, Boulder 80303) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Earthquakes -- Armenia.

  • Edition Notes

    Shipping list no.: 93-0060-P.

    ContributionsNational Geophysical Data Center.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[7] p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22431185M

    Armenia has had: (M or greater) 0 earthquakes in the past 24 hours 0 earthquakes in the past 7 days; 1 earthquake in the past 30 days; 41 earthquakes in the past days. The study attempts to identify predictors of injuries among persons who were hospitalized following the Armenian earthquake of 7 December A total of such individuals were identified through neighbourhood polyclinics in the city of Leninakan and noninjured controls were selected from the same by:

      7 December, Up to people died and a further were homeless after the devastating earthquake which ripped through Armenia. They say that Gorbachev and Yazov tested seismic nuclear weapons. The earthquake had an artificial origin and was organised by the criminal Soviet administration, they did it to punish the Armenians for the. undro 88/ u.s.s.r. - earthquake undro information report no. 1 8 december 1. major earthquake of richter magnitude occurred in northern part of the armenian ssr at hrs on 7.

    A Father's Promise. Submitted 18 June by Debra as a Father's Day offering In an earthquake almost flattened Armenia, killing o people in less than four minutes. In the midst of utter devastation and chaos, a father left his wife securely at home and rushed to the school where his son was supposed to.   A major earthquake devastated the Armenian Republic of the Soviet Union on December 7, , resulting in thousands of deaths and injuries. In a postearthquake investigation of three towns seriously affected by the earthquake, we studied earthquake-related injury patterns, made observations on rescue and medical efforts, and postulated certain factors associated with increased morbidity and.


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Earthquake in Armenia, December 7, 1988 Download PDF EPUB FB2

Two earthquakes hit Armenia on December 7,kill people and destroying nearly half a million buildings. The two tremors, only minutes apart, were measured at and in. Get this from a library.

The Earthquake in Armenia, December 7, [National Geophysical Data Center.;]. On December 7,an earthquake of magnitude suddenly struck over 40 percent of the territory of Armenia while it was still part of the USSR, three years before it became an independent republic.

Prague, 17 March (RFE/RL) -- Nearly ten 1988. book ago, on December 7,a massive earthquake rocked northwestern Armenia, killing s inhabitants. Like the Chornobyl disaster two and a ha.

For a moderate earthquake (M s = 68), the Spitak, Armenia earthquake of 7 December caused unprecedented destruction and other destructive earthquakes, a coordinated research to understand the circumstances and conditions that led to the extensive damage from this earthquake has not yet been adequately carried by: On December 7, the northwest region of Soviet Armenia, including Leninakan, the republic's second largest city, was devastated by an earthquake which left tens of thousands dead and forced the central government, for the first time in Soviet history, to call for international : $ On December 7,an earthquake devastated the northwestern section of Armenia, killing an estima people.

In one small town, just after the earthquake, a father rushed to his son's school only to find that the school had been flattened. There was no sign of. On December 7, at AM local time, a strong earthquake with severe consequences occurred in the Republic of Armenia.

The epicenter of the earthquake was in the Lesser Caucasus Highlands, about 80 km south of the ridge of the main range of the Caucasus Mountains. Seismographs all over the world recorded the Armenia : V. Rzhevsky. "On December 7,the northwest region of Soviet Armenia, including Leninakan, the republic's second largest city, was devastated by an earthquake which left tens of thousands dead and forced the central government, for the first time in Soviet history, to call for international assistance." "Armenia in Crisis documents the tragic Armenian earthquake and the surrounding political.

The Armenia Earthquake of December Engineering and Reconstruction Aspects [Mishac K. Yegian, Vahe' G. Ghahraman, George Gazetas] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Armenia Earthquake of December Engineering and Reconstruction AspectsAuthor: Mishac K.

Yegian, Vahe' G. Ghahraman, George Gazetas. On December 7, an earthquake devastated the northwestern section of Armenia, killing an estima persons. In one small town, directly after the earthquake, a father rushed to his son's school only to find that the school had been flattened and.

In the early morning hours of Decema little more than 10 days after the earthquake had struck Armenia, the Russian Aeroflot plane landed at Andrews Air Force Base, was quickly loaded with pounds of dialysis equipment and took off.

Transcript for Dec. 8, Earthquake in Armenia This transcript has been automatically generated and may not be % accurate. Now Playing: Philadelphia Flyers mascot Gritty spreads cheer. On December 7,at A.M, a devastating earthquake, registering on the Richter scale, struck northwestern Armenia.

It lasted for forty seconds and was followed by a magnitude aftershock and swarms of smaller quakes four minutes later. Four cities and fifty-eight villages were affected.

The most affected city was Spitak, where over 5, buildings were destroyed or flattened. Armenian earthquake is within the scope of WikiProject Armenia, an attempt to improve and better organize information in articles related or pertaining to Armenia and you would like to contribute or collaborate, you could edit the article attached to this page or visit the project page for further information.

GA This article has been rated as GA-Class on the project's. The earthquakes of December 7,near Spitak, Armenia SSR, serve as another grim reminder of the serious hazard that earthquakes pose throughout the world.

We extend our heartfelt sympathies to the families of the earthquake victims and intend that our cooperative scientific endeavours will help reduce losses in future earthquakes.

Only through a better understanding of earthquake hazards. It is an absolute necessity for Armenia.” Though the book found in the earthquake rubble does not have a direct connection to the establishment of the University, “the genesis of AUA is the earthquake.

In a way, finding the book showed that the lessons were not well learned, so there was a need for a better educational system. A major earthquake devastated the Armenian Republic of the Soviet Union on December 7,resulting in thousands of deaths and injuries.

In a postearthquake investigation of three towns seriously affected by the earthquake, we studied earthquake-related injury patterns, made observations on rescue and medical efforts, and postulated certain factors associated with increased morbidity and Cited by: december 7, spitak, armenia earthquake walter hays global institute for energy and environmental systems spitak earthquake spitak earthquake m am local time “blind” thrust fault spitak was in the “bulls” eye” hospitals and schools collapsed search and rescue neded to save trapped victims spitak earthquake new concrete frame buildings performed poorly schools performed.

10 December Search ON THIS DAY by date Front Page Death toll rises in Armenian earthquake. Up to 45, people have died and a furtherare homeless after the devastating earthquake which ripped through Armenia, official figures revealed today.

Situation The earthquake in Armenia on December 7, measured Richter. It killedpeople, handicapped anotherand orphanedchildren. The physical damage was estimated at US$20 billion.

The Armenians were intelligent, hard-working, peaceful, family-oriented and hospitable people. They have survived the Ottoman-Turkish genocide, 70 years of oppression .On December 7,the northwest region of Soviet Armenia, including Leninakan, the republic's second largest city, was devastated by an earthquake which left tens of thousands dead and forced the central government, for the first time in Soviet history, to call for international assistance/5(11).

THE POWER OF "We've got to do something" "Without commitment, nothing happens." T.D. Jakes Two Thousand Eighteen is the 30th anniversary of the devastating earthquake in Armenia which took place on December 7, It is also the th anniversary of the Armenian Missionary Association of America.