Historic USGS Moment Tensor Solutions

Magnitude 4.8 SOUTH OF THE FIJI ISLANDS
Saturday, February 02, 2013 at 07:50:24 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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 2008 11 19 20:38:58.76 -22.168 -179.717 PDE|579.0 5.8 5.5  17 |5.44 58  98  0.16  5 198 -5.60 31 291| 40 15  113 197 76   84| 94 GS              
 2008 11 29 05:59:16.58 -18.701 -177.716 PDE|386.0 5.9 8.9  17 |9.32 46 235 -0.84 31 105 -8.47 26 357|293 79  123  39 34   20| 82 GS              
 2008 12 18 20:57:39.45 -23.495 -179.996 PDE|541.0 5.4 1.8  17 |1.16 42  94  0.89 13 197 -2.04 44 301|113 14 -174  17 89  -76| 13 GS              
 2008 12 31 14:02:27.44 -25.378 -177.612 PDE|149.0 5.3 1.2  17 |1.30 22 122 -0.11  5 215 -1.19 66 318|202 23 -104  37 68  -84| 83 GS              
 2009 02 11 09:31: 4.47 -20.775 -177.298 PDE| 14.0 5.5 2.3  17 |2.54  3 351 -0.77 86 162 -1.77  0 261| 36 87  178 126 88    3| 39 GS              
 2009 02 20 01:46:17.93 -18.365 -178.749 PDE|514.0 5.6 2.8  17 |2.76 22 334  0.00 24  75 -2.75 55 207| 27 31 -143 264 72  -64|100 GS              
 2009 04 18 17:49:39.54 -20.613 -178.482 PDE|563.0 5.7 4.9  17 |3.77 44 120  1.79  0 211 -5.56 45 301|148  1 -153  31 90  -90| 36 GS              
 2009 06 07 12:46:30.27 -22.037 -179.583 PDE|590.0 5.5 2.0  17 |1.75 39 133  0.48  1 224 -2.23 50 317|204  6 -111  45 85  -88| 57 GS              
 2009 06 08 04:33:19.11 -22.234 -179.613 PDE|600.0 5.5 2.3  17 |1.72 30  63  0.88 30 174 -2.61 43 298|359 83  -59 100 32 -166| 33 GS              
 2009 08 15 23:30:19.30 -19.826 -178.239 PDE|597.0 5.6 3.2  17 |3.30 34 136 -0.16  4  43 -3.15 55 307|246 11  -67  43 79  -94| 90 GS              
 2009 10 25 07:53:52.15 -23.091 -179.205 PDE|410.0 5.9 9.8  17 |0.78 56 357  0.32 30 205 -1.10 13 107| 42 65  124 164 41   40| 42 GS              
 2009 11 12 02:13:37.58 -20.979 -178.662 PDE|565.0 5.8 5.9  17 |5.75 32 150  0.23 20  46 -5.98 49 289|291 23  -23  43 81 -111| 92 GS              
 2010 02 07 22:28:20.66 -23.319 -179.877 PDE|545.0 5.8 7.4  17 |6.01 36  23  2.30 32 140 -8.30 37 259|321 89  -58  52 32 -179| 45 GS              
 2010 03 18 09:14: 5.86 -23.318 -177.177 PDE|153.0 5.6 3.7  17 |4.24 21 115 -1.60 13 210 -2.65 64 329|183 26 -120  36 67  -76| 25 GS              
 2010 04 10 16:54:24.25 -20.114 -176.223 PDE|273.0 6.0 1.1  18 |1.03 50 301  0.14 17 188 -1.17 33  86| 12 81  108 128 20   28| 76 GS              
 2010 05 15 15:18:13.23 -23.590 -176.646 PDE| 68.0 5.7 3.9  17 |4.02 51  90 -0.19  1 357 -3.83 38 266|342  7   74 178 84   92| 91 GS              
 2010 06 22 22:16:20.59 -19.201 -177.553 PDE|567.0 5.8 6.1  17 |4.60 17 328  2.29 35  72 -6.89 48 216| 18 41 -152 266 72  -52| 34 GS              
 2010 08 16 19:35:49.00 -20.799 -178.826 PDE|596.0 6.2 2.7  18 |2.34 11 189  0.65 25  94 -3.00 61 301| 79 61 -119 308 40  -48| 57 GS              
 2010 12 11 13:43:20.57 -21.811 -179.353 PDE|587.0 5.6 2.8  17 |2.86 37 142 -0.21 29  27 -2.66 39 270|294 30   -3  27 88 -120| 85 GS              
 2010 12 28 08:34:17.55 -23.407 -179.802 PDE|551.0 6.3 3.4  18 |3.58 29  15 -0.30 20 273 -3.27 54 154|269 77 -110 147 24  -33| 83 GS              

Latest USGS Fast Moment Tensor Solutions

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