Effect of 8.2 Mw Iquique Earthquake on Tall Buildings

April 14, 2014 by  
Filed under Buildings

Contributed by: Mario Lafontaine R.   Director de Nuevas Tecnologías Rene Lagos Engineers An 8.2 Mw Earthquake struck the Chilean coast on April 1st. The epicenter was located 95km NW of Iquique. There are many 20+ story buildings in the affected area with similar characteristics than those affected...