1968 San Martin (Peru) Earthquake Archive

1968 6/19 08:13 UTC  5.55S  77.15W 17km           Ms=6.9, San Martin, Peru

The death toll of this earthquake was about 46.

Since we have very little information about this earthquake, we urge scientists and engineers who have studied this earthquake to contribute their materials for this archive.  Please contact William H. K. Lee at:
lee@usgs.gov (office), or whklee@ix.netcom.com (home).

Contributors: Charles R. Hutt, William H. K. Lee.


1. Seismograms of the 1968 San Martin (Peru) Earthquake:

    Selected WWSSN seismograms from this earthquake were scanned as part of the ICSU Scanning Project.

link to compressed tif file directory (.gz format)  

2. References:


(Last Updated: September 27, 2004)