Historic USGS Moment Tensor Solutions

Magnitude 5.3 SOLOMON ISLANDS
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at 14:14:44 UTC

Historic Moment Tensor Solutions World Location
Major Tectonic Boundaries: Subduction Zones -purple, Ridges -red and Transform Faults -green

The most recent (20 or less) USGS Moment Tensor Solutions are shown.
Data from the Source Parameter Database.

                        E P I C E N T E R   |          MOMENT  |    P R I N C I P A L  A X E S       |N O D A L  P L A N E S | 
     DATE    TIME (UTC)   LAT      LONG  SRC|DEPTH     VAL  EX |     T            N            P     |     1           2     | %  SRC
  YR  MO DA HR MN SEC     deg      deg      |  km  Mw     Nm   |VAL  PL AZM  VAL  PL AZM  VAL  PL AZM|STK DP SLIP STK DP SLIP| DC
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 2007 04 02 12:02:23.34  -8.706  157.620 PDE| 17.0 6.2 2.2  18 |2.44 60 112 -0.38 29 304 -2.06  5 211|273 47   49 145 57  125| 69 GS              
 2007 04 02 23:20:23.27  -8.617  157.386 PDE| 22.0 6.2 2.4  18 |2.39 75  18  0.03 10 148 -2.42 11 240|342 35  107 142 57   78| 98 GS              
 2007 04 06 09:12:19.67  -8.366  157.037 PDE|  8.0 5.4 1.7  17 |1.71 73 354 -0.07  8 111 -1.64 15 203|305 31  106 107 61   81| 92 GS              
 2007 08 16 08:39:28.44  -9.834  159.465 PDE|                  |     33 350                    42 224|285 85  -60  24 30 -170|    GS              
 2007 11 27 11:49:58.01 -10.950  162.149 PDE| 16.0 6.4 5.3  18 |5.23 52 101  0.23 27 329 -5.46 23 226|275 32   31 158 74  119| 92 GS              
 2008 06 03 16:20:50.38 -10.509  161.273 PDE| 78.0 6.2 2.9  18 |2.67  1 118  0.36 10  28 -3.02 79 214| 18 47 -105 219 45  -75| 76 GS              
 2008 06 22 07:22: 6.66  -8.865  157.804 PDE|  5.0 5.8 7.3  17 |7.76 52  80 -0.93 13 331 -6.82 33 231|278 17   35 154 80  104| 76 GS              
 2008 07 19 09:27: 1.46 -11.041  164.493 PDE|  3.0 6.6 8.7  18 |8.31 16 307  0.81 17 212 -9.11 65  77|203 63 -110  62 33  -56| 82 GS              
 2008 07 19 11:01:17.71 -11.066  164.616 PDE|  3.0 6.2 2.9  18 |2.47 24 301  0.75 11 206 -3.22 62  93|202 70 -102  54 23  -60| 53 GS              
 2008 09 09 12:22:49.07  -9.272  158.261 PDE| 16.0 5.9 8.2  17 |6.08 30 136  3.27 59 322 -9.36  2 227|276 67   20 178 71  156| 30 GS              
 2008 11 21 07:05:34.94  -8.947  159.553 PDE|115.0 6.1 1.5  18 |1.61 76 180 -0.38  9 316 -1.23  8  48|310 55   78 150 37  106| 53 GS              
 2009 01 15 16:15: 1.91 -10.334  161.211 PDE| 83.0 5.7 3.8  17 |3.95  7  99 -0.34 36   4 -3.62 52 199|341 62 -133 224 50  -38| 83 GS              
 2009 05 01 06:03: 5.71 -10.770  162.219 PDE| 21.0 5.9 9.0  17 |9.56  8 276 -1.37 73 155 -8.19 13   8|143 86 -164  52 74   -4| 71 GS              
 2009 10 09 22:49:54.09  -9.027  157.959 PDE|  6.0 5.6 3.2  17 |2.06 46  81  1.65 17 331 -3.70 38 226|256 18   14 153 86  108| 11 GS              
 2010 01 09 05:51:30.47  -9.131  157.626 PDE| 12.0 6.2 2.2  18 |1.78  1 316  0.66 86  82 -2.44  2 226|  2 87 -180 272 90   -3| 46 GS              
 2010 01 24 14:18:59.71  -9.180  157.756 PDE| 10.0 5.5 2.0  17 |1.87 22 261  0.27 64 111 -2.14 11 356|307 83  156  41 66    8| 75 GS              
 2010 04 11 09:40:25.60 -10.878  161.116 PDE|                  |     79 181                    10  24|290 55   85 119 35   97|    GS              
 2010 06 16 02:47:25.56 -10.260  161.433 PDE| 39.0 5.6 3.1  17 |3.34 87 328 -0.52  2 154 -2.81  0  64|337 45   94 152 45   86| 69 GS              
 2010 06 26 05:30:19.49 -10.627  161.447 PDE| 35.0 6.6 9.4  18 |9.34 70 152  0.15 19 339 -9.49  2 248|320 46   63 176 50  115| 97 GS              
 2010 09 06 13:46:26.41 -10.965  162.173 PDE| 21.0 5.6 3.0  17 |2.46 44 122  0.84 31 355 -3.30 28 245|285 33   17 181 81  122| 49 GS              

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