Information for Strong-Motion Station
CA Los Angeles - VA LA Ambulatory Cntr
NSMP Station 5483
Earthquakes recorded by this station
(Station Photograph - click to enlarge)(Sensor Layout - click to see PDF File)
Latitude 34.0519 N
Longitude 118.2383 W
Elevation (m) 82
Site Geology  
Vs30 (m/sec)  
Site Class  
No. of Stories above/below ground5-story reinforced concrete structure
Plan ShapeIrregular
Base Dimensions--
Typical Floor Dimensions--
Design DateInitial Design - 1988
Instrumentation2010: 24 accelerometers on 8 levels in the building. 3 accelerometers at a reference free-field site.
Vertical Load Carrying SystemReinforced Concrete
Lateral Force Resisting SystemReinforced Concrete
Foundation TypeColumns on isolated spread footings
RemarksThis building was instrumented as part of the VA/USGS Hospital Instrumentation Project.