Earthquake-induced water-level fluctuations at Yucca Mountain, Nevada, April 1992

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This report presents earthquake-induced water-level and fluid- pressure data for well USW H-5 during April 1992. Well USW H-5 is located in the Yucca Mountain area, Nevada. On April 22,1992 a 6.2-magnitude earthquake occurred in southern California which caused a maximum fluid-pressure change of approximately 50 centimeters in well USW H-5. Within 18 hours on April 25--26, 1992, three major earthquakes occurred in northern California. The water-level responses to these earthquakes were detected in well USW H-5. The maximum water-level fluctuation from the northern California earthquakes was in excess of 52.5 cm.

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O`Brien, G.M. September 1, 1992.

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This report presents earthquake-induced water-level and fluid- pressure data for well USW H-5 during April 1992. Well USW H-5 is located in the Yucca Mountain area, Nevada. On April 22,1992 a 6.2-magnitude earthquake occurred in southern California which caused a maximum fluid-pressure change of approximately 50 centimeters in well USW H-5. Within 18 hours on April 25--26, 1992, three major earthquakes occurred in northern California. The water-level responses to these earthquakes were detected in well USW H-5. The maximum water-level fluctuation from the northern California earthquakes was in excess of 52.5 cm.

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INIS; OSTI as DE92019280

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  • Other Information: PBD: [1992]

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  • Other: DE92019280
  • Report No.: USGS-OFR--92-137
  • Grant Number: AI08-92NV10874
  • DOI: 10.2172/138449 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 138449
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc628368

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O`Brien, G.M. Earthquake-induced water-level fluctuations at Yucca Mountain, Nevada, April 1992, report, September 1, 1992; Denver, Colorado. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc628368/: accessed September 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.