Information for Strong-Motion Station
Oakland - 2-story Office Bldg [demolish]
CGS - CSMIP Station 58224
Earthquakes recorded by this station
(Station Photograph - click to enlarge)(Sensor Layout - click to see PDF File)
Latitude 37.8054 N
Longitude 122.2667 W
Elevation (m) 10
Site Geology Deep alluvium
Vs30 (m/sec) 306 (measured)
Site Class D
Remarks/Notes Site information sources
No. of Stories above/below ground2/0
Plan ShapeRectangular
Base Dimensions163' x 153'
Typical Floor DimensionsSame as base dimensions
Design Date1964
Instrumentation1976. 10 accelerometers, on 3 levels in the building.
Vertical Load Carrying System2-1/2" concrete fill on 3" metal decking floor system supported by rigid steel frame.
Lateral Force Resisting SystemReinforced concrete block shear walls on two adjacent exterior faces.
Foundation TypeSpread footings