USGS P 542-B

Publication Details

  • Title:

    Effects of the earthquake of March 27, 1964, at Whittier, Alaska
  • Authors:

    Kachadoorian, Reuben
  • Publication Date:

    1965
  • Publisher:

    U.S. Geological Survey
  • Ordering Info:

    USGS Publications Warehouse
  • Quadrangle(s):

    Seward
  • Keyword(s):

    Earthquake; Engineering; Generalized; Geologic Hazards; Geology; Hazards; Landslide; Slope Instability; Volcanoes

Bibliographic Reference

Kachadoorian, Reuben, 1965, Effects of the earthquake of March 27, 1964, at Whittier, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 542-B, p. B1-B21, 3 sheets, scale 1:4,800.

Publication Products

  • ReportReport Information

  • Maps & Other Oversized SheetsMaps & Other Oversized Sheets

    • Plate 1 Geologic map of the Whittier Area, Alaska, showing the effects of the earthquake of March 27, 1964, scale 1:4,800 (3.1 M)
    • Plate 2 Map of Whittier, Alaska, showing pre-earthquake submarine topography (159.0 K)
    • Plate 3 Map of Whittier, Alaska, showing postearthquake submarine topography, wave height, wave direction, submarine ruined areas, and profiles (313.0 K)

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