Information for Strong-Motion Station
Hemet - 4-story Hospital
CGS - CSMIP Station 12267
Earthquakes recorded by this station
(Station Photograph - click to enlarge)(Sensor Layout - click to see PDF File)
Latitude 33.7499 N
Longitude 116.9601 W
Elevation (m) 491
Site Geology Deep alluvium
Vs30 (m/sec) 217 (measured)
Site Class D
Remarks/Notes Site information sources
No. of Stories above/below ground4/1
Plan ShapeRectangular
Base Dimensions156' x 45'-9"
Typical Floor DimensionsSame as base dimensions
Design Date1965
Instrumentation1976. 10 accelerometers, on 3 levels in the building
Vertical Load Carrying System5" RC slab on 12" x 24" RC beams running in transverse direction; beams supported by interior and exterior RC columns.
Lateral Force Resisting SystemRC shear-wall around stairs at end walls, around elevator shafts near center of plan, and along south longitudinal face.
Foundation TypeRC spread footings