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Historical USGS Moment Tensor Solutions

Magnitude 6.8 SOLOMON ISLANDS
Friday, October 08, 2004 at 08:27:53 UTC

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Historical Moment Tensor Solutions

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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 2001 01 02 23:17:41.97 -11.160  162.440 PDE| 32.0 6.0 1.2  18 |1.17  0 124  0.02 87  26 -1.19  3 214|259 87   -2 349 88 -177| 97 GS              
 2001 03 07 00:09:24.03 -10.430  161.298 PDE| 85.0 5.7 3.5  17 |3.52 48 347  0.00 11  89 -3.53 40 188|338 11  160  88 86   79|100 GS              
 2001 05 09 17:38:26.12 -10.318  161.232 PDE| 57.0 6.2 2.5  18 |2.40 57 129  0.30 31 332 -2.70 10 235|293 44   42 170 62  126| 78 GS              
 2001 12 22 00:40: 4.33 -10.910  165.863 PDE| 58.0 6.0 9.5  17 |9.50 64 350 -0.05 11 237 -9.46 24 142|211 23   62  61 69  101| 99 GS              
 2001 12 23 22:52:54.33  -9.613  159.530 PDE| 18.0 6.8 1.5  19 |1.64 54  82 -0.28  5 179 -1.36 35 273| 26 11  117 178 80   85| 66 GS              
 2002 01 11 05:16:30.23 -10.588  165.291 PDE|  8.0 5.8 5.4  17 |5.24 75 179  0.33 15 358 -5.57  0  88|192 46  111 343 47   70| 88 GS              
 2002 04 07 12:09:40.71 -10.833  164.190 PDE| 12.0 5.8 4.9  17 |5.20 19 103 -0.65 68 312 -4.56 10 196|241 69    7 148 83  159| 75 GS              
 2002 09 24 02:26:29.55 -10.584  161.154 PDE| 19.0 5.5 1.7  17 |1.68 64  83  0.02  0 173 -1.70 26 263|354 19   91 173 71   90| 98 GS              
 2002 09 24 04:13:11.63 -10.535  161.200 PDE| 16.0 5.9 9.1  17 |8.39 55 115  1.35 31 324 -9.74 14 226|281 41   39 160 66  124| 72 GS              
 2002 09 24 22:54:21.48 -10.565  161.110 PDE| 16.0 6.2 2.0  18 |2.04 49  98 -0.16 35 315 -1.88 19 212|261 40   29 148 72  127| 84 GS              
 2002 09 24 23:01:28.67 -10.650  161.210 PDE| 21.0 6.3 3.0  18 |3.44 52  94 -0.85 27 324 -2.59 25 220|267 31   30 152 75  118| 51 GS              
 2002 09 28 13:53:16.57 -10.871  161.413 PDE| 16.0 5.6 3.3  17 |3.28 60  77 -0.04 12 325 -3.24 27 229|292 21   55 149 73  103| 98 GS              
 2002 10 01 04:32:10.66 -10.796  161.235 PDE| 17.0 5.5 2.1  17 |2.05 61  74  0.14 11 323 -2.19 26 227|292 21   57 146 72  102| 87 GS              
 2002 10 01 08:46:55.82 -10.935  161.205 PDE| 10.0 5.6 3.2  17 |3.19 47 346  0.09 37 129 -3.28 19 234|  7 41  155 116 74   51| 95 GS              
 2002 10 03 04:26: 6.81 -10.986  161.450 PDE| 19.0 5.7 4.3  17 |4.24 63  79  0.10 23 293 -4.34 13 197|259 38   50 126 62  116| 95 GS              
 2003 01 07 08:06:53.01 -10.213  160.936 PDE| 11.0 5.6 3.0  17 |3.00 81  71 -0.01  2 171 -2.99  9 261|353 36   93 170 54   88| 99 GS              
 2003 01 20 08:43: 6.07 -10.491  160.770 PDE| 27.0 7.2 7.7  19 |7.67 58 160  0.11 30   5 -7.78 11 268|327 43   43 202 62  124| 97 GS              
 2003 07 25 04:28:37.89 -10.696  164.990 PDE| 33.0 5.4 1.6  17 |1.49 83 255  0.19  4  19 -1.68  6 109|203 40   96  16 51   85| 77 GS              
 2003 10 06 18:29:38.27 -10.752  164.417 PDE| 10.0 5.8 6.4  17 |7.23 18 129 -1.62 39 235 -5.61 45  21|177 44 -156  69 73  -49| 55 GS              
 2003 12 21 06:29:15.53  -8.769  158.515 PDE| 35.0 5.4 1.2  17 |1.20 71 119  0.05 19 316 -1.25  5 224|295 43   62 151 53  114| 92 GS              

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