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Korbel, CA 95550 Ss=2.8313
Redwood Estates, CA 95044 S1=1.2794
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From: SGE Structural [mailto:sgordin(--nospam--at)]
Sent: Wednesday, September 23, 2009 8:05 AM
To: seaint(--nospam--at)
Subject: seismic accelerations

Good morning,
Working on a project "generic" for entire State of California, and need to estimate the highest seismic load for a city in the state. 
So far, the highest accelerations I found were in the City of Rancho Cucamonga (Ss=2.670, S1=0.968, higher than even in Richmond or Berkeley).
Is anybody aware of even higher values anywhere in the state?
V. Steve Gordin, SE
Irvine CA