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Gujarat earthquake, 26th January 2001

Gujarat earthquake, 26th January 2001

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Published by National Centre for the Disaster Management, Indian Institute of Public Administration in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • Gujarat.
    • Subjects:
    • Earthquakes -- India -- Gujarat.,
    • Disaster victims -- Rehabilitation -- India -- Gujarat.,
    • Disaster relief -- India -- Gujarat.,
    • Earthquake hazard analysis -- India -- Gujarat.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [191]-192) and index.

      StatementL.C. Gupta... [et al.].
      ContributionsGupta, L. C., National Centre for the Disaster Management (India)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE537.2.I4 G84 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 192 p. :
      Number of Pages192
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3587007M
      ISBN 10818664119X
      LC Control Number2002286665
      OCLC/WorldCa50722167


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Gujarat Gujarat earthquake India M Earthquake of Janu and Napa M Earthquake of September 3, Lifeline Gujarat earthquake. Prepared by the Earthquake Investigation Committee of the Technical Council on Lifeline Earthquake Engineering of ASCE.

This TCLEE Monograph describes the performance of lifelines in two earthquakes: the Gujarat earthquake of Januand the Napa earthquake of September 3, The Gujarat earthquake severely struck the Kutch District of the Gujarat State, India, 26th January 2001 book resulted in 5/5(1).

This volume is a joint report from the combined EERI-NSF team on the Bhuj, India earthquake of January 6, This magnitude earthquake occurred in the state of Gujarat in western India.

Approximat lives were lost and overpersons injured. Damage was spread over a radius of kilometers from the epicenter. The first major quake to hit an urban area. THE GUJARAT EARTHQUAKE Anil Kkumar Sinha, Senior Technical Advisor, Asian Disaster Reduction Center One of the two most deadly earthquakes to strike India in its recorded history was the Bhuj earthquake that shook the Indian Province of Gujarat on the morning of Janu (Republic Day).File Size: KB.

Ground Motion for Gujarat Earthquake FIGURE 1 Location of the Janu earthquake and Broad band stations (color figure available online). seismoscope records at 13 stations in the. The 26th of January was the worst Republic day of Independent Republic of India ever.

The 52ndRepublic day will continue to haunt the tragic memory of Gujarat earthquake. On this day at round a.m. IST, a giant earthquake measuring between whopping and on Richter Scale hit the Kutch District of Gujarat. Bhuj earthquake ofmassive earthquake that occurred on Jan. 26,in the Indian state of Gujarat, on the Pakistani border.

The earthquake struck near the town of Bhuj on the morning of India’s annual Republic Day (celebrating the creation of the Republic of India in ), and it was felt throughout much of northwestern India and parts of Pakistan. Thousands die in Gujarat quake A massive earthquake has struck western India and parts of Pakistan, killing many thousands of people.

The death toll is expected to rise quickly as rescue. LEVA PATEL NEWS 24 1   Date: 26 January,Friday, 8 AM. Place- Rann of Kutch.

It was a beautiful and fresh morning. Morning sky was clear and sun shine was bright. We were 17 students from Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi on a trekking expedition of Rann of Kutch. We had camped in a village Jatawada, in Rapar taluka of Kutch district of Gujarat.

Gujarat earthquake, 26th January New Delhi: National Centre for the Disaster Management, Indian Institute of Public Administration, (OCoLC)   The Bhuj earthquake caused intense secondary deformations including lateral spreading and widespread liquefaction. This event affected 21 out of 25 districts in Gujarat and left 1,70, people injured.

The Bhuj earthquake caused an economic loss of 12, crore : Prantik Mandal. 26th January earthquake was an unprecedented calamity for the State of Gujarat. The State Government immediately conceptualized a comprehensive rehabilitation and reconstruction programme which addressed all important concerns that arose from the earthquake starting from immediate relief, economic rehabilitation, livelihood restoration as well as long term capacity building of all.

Gujarat Earthquake, Around in the morning on India’s 52nd Republic Day — Janua powerful earthquake measuring on the Richter scale struck Gujarat. The earthquake caused o deaths and extensive damage to properties in the state. On 26 Januaryan earthquake struck the Kutch district of Gujarat at am.

Epicentre 20 km North East of Bhuj, the headquarter of Kutch. The Indian Meteorological Department estimated the intensity of the earthquake at Richter. According to the US Geological Survey, the intensity of the quake was Richter. Published on Jun 3, The Gujarat earthquake, also known as the Bhuj earthquake, occurred on 26 January, India's 52nd Republic Day.

O The Gujarat earthquake also known as Bhuj earthquake occurred on 26 January, India's 52nd Republic Day, at AM IST and lasted for over 2 minutes. The epicentre was about 9 km south-southwest of the village of Chobari in Bhachau Ta luka of Kutch District of Gujarat. Get this from a library.

Gujarat (Kutch) India M earthquake of Janu and Napa M earthquake of Sept. 3, lifeline performance. [John M Eidinger;]. On 24th January an earth directed coronal mass was ejected which took two days to reach the earth's surface and a major earthquake of magnitude occurred in Gujarat, west coast of India.

This area was reportedly seismically active. In entire world, a. Essay on “Gujarat Earthquake – 26th January ” Complete Essay for Cl Class 12 and Graduation and other classes. Gujarat Earthquake – 26th January An Earthquake is a natural phenomenon and a calamity par excellence.

On Januwhen India’s Republic Day is normally celebrated, a devastating earthquake hit the state of Gujarat. Ab people died and millions were injured throughout the region. The earthquake had a magnitude of on the Richter scale. A major earthquake struck Gujarat, India, on 26 January at AM local time resulting in close to 13, deaths and extensive damage to property in Gujarat, India.

Damage to a lesser extent also occurred in the adjoining states of Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra and Rajasthan in India and in Sindh province, Pakistan. Jain S K, Lettis B, Murty C V R, and Bardet J-P (Editors), "Bhuj, India Earthquake of Janu ", Supplement A to Volume 18 of Earthquake Spectra, Julyp.

Guest Edited a Special Issue on Earthquake Resistant Construction, The Indian Concrete Journal, Vol. 68, No. 11, November The Gujarat Earthquake took place at a distance of 20 kilometers from Bhuj, Gujarat, and was scaled as on the Richter scale. The Gujarat Earthquake took place on the 26th January when the Republic Day celebration was going on.

It was reported that aro people were killed and more thanthousand people were injured. 9 th January, 4 th April, Earthquake on: 26 th January, at am at Bhuj, Gujarat: 25 th April, at am at Katmandu, Nepal: Number of days after Solar eclipse: 32 days: 36 days: Magnitude: (for 42 seconds) (for 60 seconds) Number of days after lunar eclipse: 17 days: 21 days: Number of lives lost: Approx.

Then in January a magnitude seven earthquake struck, devastating a huge area, flattening cities including the district capital, Bhuj, and wrecking over 8, villages. Tectonic Summary The JanuM earthquake near Gujarat, India, occurred as the result of shallow oblique reverse faulting within the continental crust of the India plate, near the India-Eurasia plate boundary where there is both transform and convergent motion.

On Janua strong earthquake struck the Kutch area in Gujarat at AM local time ( UTC) and lasted for over two minutes. The earthquake had a magnitude between and on the moment magnitude (M w) scale and had a maximum felt intensity of X (Intense) on the Modified Mercalli (MM) Intensity Scale.

This exploratory research focuses on time sensitive data and field research related to the Gujarat, India Earthquake of 26 January The severity of this earthquake and the magnitude of the losses in lives and property render it an important case study in seismic risk mitigation. A very powerful earthquake shook the western Indian State of Gujarat on Janu killing thousands of people and destroying almost all of the buildings in the area.

Khalsa Aid dispatched a team to the area while a second team was placed on standby. On 25 Januarya major earthquake occurred in Gujarat, a prosperous industrial and agricultural state on India's west coast, close to the border with Pakistan.

The quake was the most powerful to strike this region of India in the last fifty years. Immediately after the 26th January earthquake, Gujarat State Disaster Management Authority (GSDMA) was established and registered as a ‘Society’ under the provisions of the Societies Registration Act and the Bombay Public Trust Act on 8 February   Date: Origin line: Epicenter: Magnitude: Focal Depth: 26 January 08 hrs min.

sec. IST Latitude ° N Longitude ° E Rector Scale 25 kms. On the morning of Januthe Nation’s 52nd Republic Day, a devastating earthquake occurred in the Kutch district of the state of Gujarat.

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I hurriedly paid the rent. The earthquake that shook Gujarat on Janu served as a severe wake-up call. Now, Gujarat has three nodal institutions dedicated solely to disaster preparedness and management.

Emergency services have been revamped, a detailed hazard map assesses the vulnerability of all districts, and mock drills are conducted in all schools.

January 26th, India’s Republic Day Amma was giving darshan in Kodungallur, Kerala when one of the worst earthquakes in Indian history hit Bhuj, Gujarat. It measured on the Richter Scale. The initial reports were bad—buildings were rubble, entire villages had been razed, and the injured and the dead were uncountable.

Changes in atmospheric aerosol parameters after Gujarat earthquake of Janu Advances in Space Research, Vol Issue 3,Pages A team of 3 members (Dr. R.P. Singh, Mr.

Sanjeeb Bhoi and Mr. Alok K. Sahoo) visited Gujarat during February 6 - 10, and collected ground truth information to interpret satellite data.

At hours on 26 Januaryan earthquake measuring on the Richter scale devastated a large, drought-affected area of northwestern India, the state of Gujarat. The known number killed by the earthquake is 20, withinjured, of w were “seriously” injured.

The Gujarat earthquake occurred on 26 January, India's 52nd Republic Day, at AM IST and lasted for over 2 minutes. The epicentre was about 9 km south-southwest of the village of Chobari in Bhachau Taluka of Kutch District of Gujarat, India.

The intraplate earthquake reached on the moment magnitude scale and had a maximum felt intensity of X (Intense) on the Mercalli. The Gujarat earthquake started at am on Friday 26th January The earthquake struck the heavily populated (LEDC) state of Gujarat in western India.

The earthquake measured on the Richter scale and sent tremors thousands of kilometres across the continent. It was so large that it was felt as far away as Pakistan and Bangladesh. The. After the tragic earthquake that struck the Gujarat region of western India on 26 Jan.immediate GPS observations were carried out in the area by the GPS team of Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB), for estimating the post-earthquake deformations.

Repeat observations of the GPS network established were completed in February,   Bhuj earthquake in Gujarat, India, 26 January INDIA - JANUARY Bhuj earthquake in Gujarat, India, 26 January (Photo by Shailesh Raval/The The India Today Group via Getty Images) Book or magazine covers, commercial, promotional, advertorial, endorsement, advertising, or merchandising purposes in any media (e.g.

print. The earthquake which struck the Indian state of Gujarat at am on 26 January is said to be the worst earthquake in the history of independent India. The six partner organisations.