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USGS Fast Moment Tensor Solution

 04/12/14 23:20:13.73
 CAYMAN ISLANDS REGION           
 Epicenter:  18.981  -81.310
 MW 6.8

 USGS MOMENT TENSOR SOLUTION
 Depth  23         No. of sta: 50
 Moment Tensor;   Scale 10**19 Nm
   Mrr= 0.14       Mtt=-0.81
   Mff= 0.67       Mrt=-0.10
   Mrf= 0.64       Mtf= 1.81
  Principal axes:
   T  Val=  2.01  Plg=15  Azm=302
   N        0.10      71      161
   P       -2.11      11       35

 Best Double Couple:Mo=2.1*10**19
  NP1:Strike= 79 Dip=71 Slip=   3
  NP2:       348     88       161
                                      
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Moment Tensor Solution

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For more information, contact Stuart Sipkin sipkin@usgs.gov

 


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