EEFIT Mission report: Newcastle, Australia
Date published

1 March 1991

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EEFIT Mission report: Newcastle, Australia

Date published

1 March 1991

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Free

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This EEFIT report details the effects of the 5.6 ML earthquake which struck Newcastle on 28 December 1989.

The report provides details regarding:

  • The earthquake affected area
  • Seismological aspects
  • Historical seismicity
  • Types of damage
  • Unreinforced masonry buildings
  • Distribution and extent of building damage

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