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Published: 01 March 1915
Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (1915) 5 (1): 52–56.
... of the great Serra do Mar, a granite range, with a .steep escarpment facing the ocean and having an altitude of a thousand to twelve hun- dred meters. Manua, Samoa, February to, z9r5On February IO I9I 5, a hurricane on the Manua islands of the Samoan group was accom panied by an earthquake. SEISMOLOGICAL NOTES...
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Journal: AAPG Bulletin
Published: 01 May 1975
AAPG Bulletin (1975) 59 (5): 780–798.
... islands (Savaii, Upolu, Tutuila, and the Manua group), several offshore tuff-cone islets, and an isolated atoll (Rose Atoll). Another island, now a seamount 60 km northeast of Tutuila with a flat 2.5 km-wide summit at a depth of 60 m, was submerged by the Flandrian transgression, and there are many other...
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Published: 01 December 1915
Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (1915) 5 (4): 257.
... Islands : Laibach, Austria i57 London, England 54 Manua, Samoa 54 Merrimac Valley, Massachusetts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 55 Messina, Italy 158 Monterey, California 53 Mt. Hamilton, California 157 Munich, Germany 155 Nevada 237 Niles, California...
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Journal: Geology
Published: 01 February 2016
Geology (2016) 44 (2): 159–162.
...Murray R. Ford; Paul S. Kench Abstract Storms are important drivers of geomorphic change within atoll settings, causing rapid island erosion while also initiating island building through the generation of vast quantities of reef-derived sediment. Due to the combined effects of storms and sea-level...
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Published: 01 December 1963
Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (1963) 53 (6): 1211–1227.
... ." ,o " x .~Z~'XAUSTR.AA r Z l ~ , ~ TSUNAMi ~ ISLANDS MANUA] FIG. 1. Map of Pacific Area. necessarily the single great circle from the epicenter. The 22 May tsunami arrived at Samoa well ahead of the computed estimated time of arrival. The tsunami was not observed at Rarotonga in the Cook Islands...
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Journal: Geology
Published: 01 July 2014
Geology (2014) 42 (7): 631–634.
... . Lipman P.W. Sisson T.W. Coombs M. Calvert A. Kimura J.-I ., 2006 , Piggyback tectonics : Long-term growth of Kilauea on the south flank of Manua Loa: Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research , v. 151 , p. 73 – 108 , doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2005.07.032 . Mastin L.G...
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Published: 01 September 1973
Bulletin of Canadian Petroleum Geology (1973) 21 (3): 403–417.
... manua l laborers daily, at a per-capita cost which, including all taxes, in 1970 was less than $1 .00/day . Figure 7 will perhaps better illustrate our reasons for believing energy has been a bargain to the consumer in comparison with our other socia l values . On a per-capita basis Canadians use...
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Journal: Economic Geology
Published: 01 January 2006
Economic Geology (2006) 101 (1): 253–264.
... reactivated during Devonian orogenesis — C.A. Noll and M. Hall 427 Intracontinental reworking in the Capricorn Orogen, Western Australia: The 1680-1620 Ma Mangaroon orogeny— S. Sheppard, S.A. Occhipinti, and D.R. Nelson 443 Chemical U-Th-Pb monazite dating and the Proterozoic history of King Island...
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Published: 01 June 2001
Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (2001) 91 (3): 479–498.
... (PGA) and spectral acceleration (SA) (at 0.2, 0.3 and 1.0 sec, 5% critical damping) at 2% and 10% exceedance probabilities in 50 years. The highest hazard is on the south side of Hawaii Island, as indicated by the M I 7.0, M S 7.2, and M I 7.9 earthquakes, which occurred there since 1868. Probabilistic...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications, Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.1144/GSL.SP.2007.273.01.13
EISBN: 9781862395213
... Abstract Understanding of the geological history of the Pacific, especially its geohazard potential, can be improved using details in ancient and properly-authenticated Pacific Islander myths. To demonstrate this, a synthesis of Pacific Island origin myths involving islands having been either...
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