Information for Strong-Motion Station
CA Los Angeles - VAMC West LA Bldg 114
NSMP Station 5485
Earthquakes recorded by this station
(Station Photograph - click to enlarge)(Sensor Layout - click to see PDF File)
Latitude 34.0550 N
Longitude 118.4619 W
Elevation (m) 104
Site Geology  
Vs30 (m/sec)  
Site Class  
No. of Stories above/below ground4-story concrete structure
Plan ShapeIrregular
Base Dimensions--
Typical Floor Dimensions--
Design DateInitial Design - 1944
Instrumentation2010: 10 accelerometers on 4 levels in the building.
Vertical Load Carrying SystemReinforced concrete frames
Lateral Force Resisting SystemReinforced concrete frames
Foundation Type--
RemarksThis building was instrumented as part of the VA/USGS Hospital Instrumentation Project.