Information for Strong-Motion Station
Los Angeles - 8-story CSULA Admin. Bldg.
CGS - CSMIP Station 24468
Earthquakes recorded by this station
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Latitude 34.0664 N
Longitude 118.1691 W
Elevation (m) 150
Site Geology Rock (sedimentary)
Vs30 (m/sec) 424 (inferred)
Site Class C
Remarks/Notes Site information sources
No. of Stories above/below ground8/1
Plan ShapeRectangular
Base DimensionsGround Floor Irregular
Typical Floor Dimensions63'-2" x 154'
Design Date1967
Instrumentation1983. 16 accelerometers, on 3 levels in the building.
Vertical Load Carrying SystemReinforced concrete slab, beams and columns.
Lateral Force Resisting SystemConcrete shear walls except between levels 1 and 2 where concrete and steel columns resist lateral forces.
Foundation TypeSpread footings and belled caissons and shafts.