Interim Report on the Guatemalan Earthquake of 4 February 1976 and the Activities of the US Geological Survey Earthquake Investigation Team [open pdf - 1MB]
This report provides a summary of the findings of the US Geological Survey (USGS) earthquake investigation team and summarizes some of the findings from the field investigations and office investigations related to this earthquake. The mission of the team was to investigate the geologic cause of the earthquake, the nature and extent of the earthquake damage, and the nature and severity of geologic and engineering hazards resulting from the earthquake and the ensuing aftershocks.
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