27 October 2009
Animation of Seattle harbour liquefaction failures
Posted by Dave Petley
Youtube has a rather cool video of an animation of the effects of a large earthquake on the harbour side area of Seattle. The main point is I think to show the effects of the earthquake on the elevated roadway, but it also shows liquefaction failures of the fill behind the sea wall:
Pretty neat – certainly a useful teaching tool.
Wow! That was impressive.
They deserve an award for putting that together so well.