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Re: Seismic Hazard Maps for Eastern Venezuela S.A.

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This map is included in COVENIN CODE 1756-98 (REV. 2001).
You can ask for it to FUNVISIS (onuris(--nospam--at)funvisis.internet.ve) or fax 0212 257.99.77 (FUNVISIS VENEZUELA)
 
Alberto Guida
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Wednesday, August 28, 2002 4:20 PM
Subject: RE: Seismic Hazard Maps for Eastern Venezuela S.A.

The best that I can do is to refer you to US Army Corps of Engineers document TI 809-04 which gives ground accelerations for Maracaibo (Ss=0.62, S1=0.28) and for Caracas (Ss=1.65, S1=0.75).
-----Original Message-----
From: mark francois [mailto:marfra(--nospam--at)opus.co.tt]
Sent: Wednesday, August 28, 2002 4:00 PM
To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
Subject: Seismic Hazard Maps for Eastern Venezuela S.A.

Does anyone know how to obtain Seismic Hazard Maps for Venezuela. I would prefer if they are based on the same criteria as NEHRP 2000 of a 1% chance of being exceeded in 50 years. We are developing similar maps for the Caribbean and need to "tie in" with Venezuela.
 
Mark Francois