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Journal Article
Published: 01 October 2012
Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (2012) 102 (5): 2219–2224.
... Webster Street, Oakland, California 94612; christopher.slack@amec.com . Although the area is characterized by abundant seismicity, lack of exposures and appropriate strata has hindered recognition of fault‐related structures. Quaternary faulting has been documented north of the Truckee Basin, along...
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Journal Article
Published: 14 August 2018
Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (2018) 108 (5A): 2580–2593.
... tectonic region. Two high‐angle, left‐lateral strike‐slip earthquakes ( M w 3.65 foreshock and M w 3.85 mainshock), occurred 7 min apart, ∼ 20 km north of Truckee, California, on 27 June 2017. Both events were felt over a wide area in northeastern California and northwestern Nevada and happened nearby...
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Journal Article
Published: 14 February 2018
Environmental and Engineering Geoscience (2018) 24 (1): 111–120.
..., E., 2009b , Geotechnical and paleoseismic investigations of the Martis Creek Dam, Truckee , California . In AEG 2009 Field Trip Guide Book . Kleinfelder-Geomatrix , 2009 , Martis Creek DSAC Fault Trenching Interim Report...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 June 2011
Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (2011) 101 (3): 1162–1181.
... Dam near Truckee, California. Bare-earth LiDAR imagery reveals a previously unrecognized and apparently youthful right-lateral strike-slip fault that exhibits laterally continuous tectonic geomorphic features over a 35-km-long zone. If these interpretations are correct, the fault, herein named...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 August 1970
Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (1970) 60 (4): 1199–1208.
...Yi-Ben Tsai; Keiiti Aki abstract With additional data on P wave polarities, the existing fault plane solution for the Truckee, California, earthquake of September 12 1966 (Ryall, Van Wormer and Jones, 1968) is revised to have the following strike and dip angles for its nodal planes: Strike Dip...
Journal Article
Published: 01 October 1968
Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (1968) 58 (5): 1607–1620.
...Roger Greensfelder Abstract On September 12, 1966, at 16 h 41 m , an earthquake of magnitude 6.0 to 6.5 occurred about 10 km northeast of Truckee, California. Hypocenters of 158 after-shocks that occurred between September 14 and 25 were found to be within a volume 3 km wide by 10 km long by 12 km...
Journal Article
Published: 01 February 1968
Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (1968) 58 (1): 215–248.
...Alan Ryall; J. D. VanWormer; Austin E. Jones abstract During an earthquake sequence near Truckee, California, in September 1966, several thousand aftershocks were tape-recorded on a small, tripartite seismic array. Using playbacks of these recordings, together with seismograms from three nearby...
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The 12 September 1966, <b>Truckee</b>,  <b>California</b>, earthquake (event 14). (a) See...
Published: 01 December 2006
Figure 12. The 12 September 1966, Truckee, California, earthquake (event 14). (a) See legend to Figure 3 for definition of symbols and contours. (b) M i (circles) using the b & r model for azimuths from 330° clockwise through 145° and the sn model for other azimuths. The red line
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Figure 4. Mean annual temperature record  for <b>Truckee</b>, <b>California</b>, located ...
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Published: 01 February 2002
Figure 4. Mean annual temperature record for Truckee, California, located ∼20 km from Sagehen basin.
Series: GSA Special Papers
Published: 01 April 2009
DOI: 10.1130/2009.2447(09)
... The Neogene Boca basin, located 15 km northeast of Truckee, California, records the depositional and deformational history for the late Miocene–Pliocene period in this part of the northern Sierra Nevada. This study consists of fine-scale analysis of the well-exposed Neogene sedimentary rocks...
Journal Article
Published: 01 June 1979
Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (1979) 69 (3): 867–875.
... of historical epicenters passing through Lassen Park and Truckee, California, and is parallel to nearby lineaments in California, Oregon, and Nevada recognized from surface geology. Three dense concentrations of earthquakes correlate very closely with three geothermal areas. One concentration also outlines...
Series: GSA Special Papers
Published: 01 January 1992
DOI: 10.1130/SPE270-p269
... drift beyond the extent of late Wisconsinan ice. In addition, Mount Rainier and the Puget lowland, Washington, have outwash terraces but no moraines of early Wisconsinan age. The sequences near West Yellowstone, Montana; Truckee, California; and in the southern Olympic Mountains have no recognized...
Journal Article
Published: 01 September 1992
Environmental and Engineering Geoscience (1992) xxix (3): 229–298.
...WILLIAM C. B. GATES; ROBERT J. WATTERS Abstract Reno, situated within the Truckee Meadows, just a few miles east of the California state line, is located between two markedly different physiographic provinces. One province is the Sierra Nevada (to the west), a region characterized with high...
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Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 March 1972
GSA Bulletin (1972) 83 (3): 885–894.
...EARL M. P LOVEJOY Abstract Truckee River crosses northern Carson Range in a gorge 3000 ft deep, passing east from Truckee Valley, elevation 6400 ft, to Truckee Meadows, elevation 4400 ft. A suggested nonantecedent origin for this gorge is based on headward erosion in the easily eroded pyroclastic...
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Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 January 1968
GSA Bulletin (1968) 79 (1): 137–142.
...PETER W BIRKELAND Abstract In Truckee River glacial outwash deposits of the Tahoe Glaciation, boulders and gravel bars indicate discharges and velocities far greater than those of the present river. Collapse of unstable glacier dams near Lake Tahoe's outlet would have been necessary to release...
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Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 December 1963
GSA Bulletin (1963) 74 (12): 1453–1463.
...PETER W BIRKELAND Abstract Pleistocene latite and basalt flows crop out along the Upper Truckee Canyon, located immediately downstream from Lake Tahoe, and throughout the Truckee Basin, an intermontane basin at the north end of the canyon. They were extruded over a topography somewhat similar...
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Journal: Geosphere
Published: 01 June 2012
Geosphere (2012) 8 (3): 607–627.
... the implications for sediment transport and delivery to the sedimentary archive accumulating in Pyramid Lake and in other closed basins. The Truckee River in eastern California and western Nevada has its headwaters at the crest of the Sierra Nevada near Lake Tahoe, and it flows ∼170 km to the northeast...
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Journal: Geophysics
Published: 23 May 2005
Geophysics (2005) 70 (3): B1–B9.
... yield detailed geologic structure that is consistent with this hydrologic connection. This article presents details relating to characterization of the alluvial basins in the southern Truckee Meadows south of Reno and important findings related to the adjacent geothermal system at Steamboat Hills...
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Journal: Geosphere
Published: 09 February 2018
Geosphere (2018) 14 (2): 812–834.
... , in Bailey , E.A. , ., eds., California Division of Mines and Geology Bulletin 190 , p. 107 – 172 . Birkeland , P.W. , 1962 , Pleistocene history of the Truckee area, north of Lake Tahoe, California [Ph.D. thesis] : Stanford, California , Stanford University , 126 p. Birkeland...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 February 2021
Earthquake Spectra (2021) 37 (1): 262–283.
... moment frame structures according to the 1967 UBC. All buildings are located at a site in Los Angeles, California (33.996°N, −118.162°W), which corresponded to Zone 3 in the 1967 UBC, the highest zone at the time; seismic design forces governed over wind. Each building has a 125 ft by 125 ft floor plan...
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