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ERIC Number: EJ520825
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0028-8292
Earthquakes in the New Zealand Region.
Wallace, Cleland
New Zealand Journal of Geography, n99 p3-17 Apr 1995
Presents a thorough overview of earthquakes in New Zealand, discussing plate tectonics, seismic measurement, and historical occurrences. Includes 10 figures illustrating such aspects as earthquake distribution, intensity, and fissures in the continental crust. Tabular data includes a list of most destructive earthquakes and descriptive effects matching Richter Scale numbers. (MJP)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: New Zealand