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USGS Fast Moment Tensor Solution

 05/04/11 17:08:54.38
 SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDS    
 Epicenter: -22.040  170.559
 MW 6.8

 USGS MOMENT TENSOR SOLUTION
 Depth  73         No. of sta: 50
 Moment Tensor;   Scale 10**19 Nm
   Mrr=-0.49       Mtt=-0.47
   Mff= 0.96       Mrt= 0.84
   Mrf= 0.45       Mtf= 0.93
  Principal axes:
   T  Val=  1.70  Plg=20  Azm=301
   N       -0.32      44       52
   P       -1.38      39      193

 Best Double Couple:Mo=1.5*10**19
  NP1:Strike=344 Dip=46 Slip=-164
  NP2:       243     79       -45
                                      
               -------                
          #######----------           
        ############---------         
      ################---------       
    ##   ##############----------     
   ### T ###############--------##    
   ###   ################-########    
  ###################-----#########   
  ###############---------#########   
  ############-------------########   
  #########----------------########   
  ######-------------------########   
   ###---------------------#######    
   #-----------   ---------#######    
    ----------- P ---------######     
      ---------   --------#####       
        -----------------####         
          --------------###           
               -------                
                                      

Moment Tensor Solution

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

 


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