Information for Strong-Motion Station
Los Angeles; Century City, 2049 CPE
NSMP Station 0981
Earthquakes recorded by this station
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Latitude 34.0580 N
Longitude 118.4120 W
Elevation (m) tbd
Site Geology  
Vs30 (m/sec)  
Site Class  
No. of Stories above/below ground44/2
Plan Shapetriangular
Base Dimensions255 ftx255 ftx 255 ft
Typical Floor Dimensions255 ftx255 ftx 255 ft
Design Date1973
Instrumentation1975, 14 accelerometers on six levels of building.
Vertical Load Carrying System4.5 inches thick concrete slab with and without steel decking in the exterior and core parts, respectively.
Lateral Force Resisting SystemSteel moment-resisting frame
Foundation TypeThe core part of the building rests on a 8 ft thick tringular shaped mat foundation. The corner columns are resting on 14 ft thick individual foundation mats.