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USGS Energy and Broadband Solution

SOLOMON ISLANDS

04/10/08 08:27:54 UTC
Epicenter 10.84S 162.18E

BROADBAND SOURCE PARAMETERS
 Energy Magnitude:
  Me                         6.7
 Radiated Energy:
  Es               2.9*10**14 Nm
  No. of sta: 11  Focal mech.  F                                      
 Broadband Depth:        36.0 km
 Broadband Fault Plane Solution:
 NP1:Strike= 15 Dip=70 Slip= 140
 NP2:       121     53        25
 Principal Axes:
  T              Plg=42  Azm=332
  P                  11       72
 COMMENT: Depth from synthetics of broadband displacement seismograms. 

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