CESMD
Information for Strong-Motion Station
Burbank - 10-story Residential Bldg
CGS - CSMIP Station 24385
Earthquakes recorded by this station
 
(Station Photograph - click to enlarge)(Sensor Layout - click to see PDF File)
   
Latitude 34.1870 N
Longitude 118.3120 W
Elevation (m) 200
Site Geology Alluvium
Vs30 (m/sec) 431 (measured)
Site Class D
Remarks/Notes Site information sources
 
No. of Stories above/below ground10/0
Plan ShapeRectangular
Base Dimensions75'-3 1/2" x 215'-5"
Typical Floor DimensionsSame as base dimensions
Design Date1974
Instrumentation1980. 16 accelerometers, on 4 levels in the building.
 
Vertical Load Carrying SystemPrecast and poured in place concrete floor slabs supported by precast concrete bearing walls.
Lateral Force Resisting SystemPrecast concrete shear walls in both directions.
Foundation TypeConcrete caissons (25' to 35' deep) under all bearing walls
RemarksDillon system building