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USGS Fast Moment Tensor Solution

 05/07/02 02:16:46.73
 NEAR COAST OF NICARAGUA         
 Epicenter:  11.178  -86.401
 MW 6.6

 USGS MOMENT TENSOR SOLUTION
 Depth  51         No. of sta: 53
 Moment Tensor;   Scale 10**18 Nm
   Mrr= 4.91       Mtt= 1.65
   Mff=-6.55       Mrt= 4.23
   Mrf=-1.69       Mtf= 2.30
  Principal axes:
   T  Val=  7.82  Plg=56  Azm=  1
   N       -0.02      31      152
   P       -7.80      13      250

 Best Double Couple:Mo=7.8*10**18
  NP1:Strike= 15 Dip=42 Slip= 141
  NP2:       136     65        55
                                      
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   ------######## T ########------    
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  -   ----------###########--------   
    P ------------########--------    
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For more information, contact Stuart Sipkin sipkin@usgs.gov

 


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