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Historical USGS Moment Tensor Solutions

Magnitude 6.0 NEAR THE SOUTH COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN
Saturday, July 23, 2005 at 07:34:57 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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 2000 08 18 01:52:20.87  34.127  139.180 PDE| 21.0 5.7 4.4  17 |4.30 13  50  0.23 29 313 -4.53 58 162|173 40  -42 297 64 -122| 90 GS              
 2001 02 24 21:53:54.19  37.217  142.146 PDE| 19.0 5.8 6.2  17 |6.10 47 283  0.24  1 192 -6.34 43 100|159  3   57  12 88   91| 92 GS              
 2001 04 23 13:55:27.81  33.016  136.609 PDE|432.0 5.4 1.3  17 |1.29 30 190 -0.02 18 291 -1.27 54  47|238 22 -145 115 78  -72| 97 GS              
 2001 07 04 17:47:45.00  32.156  139.545 PDE|  8.0 5.7 3.4  17 |3.40 10  91 -0.08  1 181 -3.33 80 275|180 35  -91   2 55  -89| 95 GS              
 2002 07 23 20:05:31.88  37.251  142.216 PDE| 23.0 5.6 3.2  17 |3.16 58 279  0.17 10  27 -3.32 30 123|241 18  126  24 75   79| 90 GS              
 2002 11 03 03:37:42.07  38.886  141.977 PDE| 36.0 6.4 5.2  18 |4.90 64 274  0.65  9  24 -5.54 24 118|228 22  116  21 70   80| 77 GS              
 2003 03 02 22:46:46.84  37.680  141.719 PDE| 36.0 5.8 5.5  17 |5.93 67 271 -0.76 14  38 -5.16 18 132|244 30  119  31 64   74| 74 GS              
 2003 04 07 18:28:37.38  36.296  141.679 PDE| 24.0 5.8 6.4  17 |6.11 67 306  0.57  3 209 -6.68 23 118|203 22   83  30 68   93| 83 GS              
 2003 05 26 09:24:33.40  38.849  141.568 PDE| 66.0 7.0 4.1  19 |4.02 66 107  0.21  2  12 -4.23 24 281|  6 21   84 193 69   92| 90 GS              
 2003 07 25 15:13: 7.72  38.432  141.003 PDE| 14.0 5.3 1.1  17 |1.18 71 178 -0.08 19 360 -1.10  0 269|341 48   64 197 49  116| 86 GS              
 2003 07 25 22:13:29.97  38.415  140.996 PDE|  6.0 5.9 9.2  17 |9.33 89 249 -0.16  0 357 -9.17  1  87|177 44   91 357 46   89| 97 GS              
 2003 09 20 03:54:50.78  34.998  140.172 PDE| 55.0 5.6 3.3  17 |3.27 46 195  0.01 44  13 -3.28  1 104|229 58  144 340 60   37| 99 GS              
 2003 10 31 01:06:28.28  37.812  142.619 PDE|  7.0 7.0 3.4  19 |3.55 53 304 -0.32  4  39 -3.23 37 132|246  9  117  39 82   86| 82 GS              
 2003 11 01 13:10: 7.66  37.742  143.083 PDE| 10.0 5.9 8.5  17 |8.39 50 283  0.22  4  18 -8.61 40 111|234  6  126  18 85   86| 95 GS              
 2003 11 12 08:26:43.74  33.171  137.072 PDE|374.0 6.4 3.9  18 |4.17 43  39 -0.49 36 172 -3.68 26 282| 61 38  163 165 80   54| 76 GS              
 2003 11 14 18:43:51.14  36.396  141.072 PDE| 31.0 5.6 3.1  17 |3.12 62 290 -0.05  8 185 -3.08 26  91|163 20   66   8 72   98| 97 GS              
 2004 04 03 23:02: 0.87  36.428  141.008 PDE| 28.0 5.9 8.9  17 |8.83 61 288  0.07  3  24 -8.90 29 116|215 17  101  23 74   87| 98 GS              
 2004 05 29 03:47:10.77  37.752  141.881 PDE| 32.0 5.7 4.5  17 |4.46 61 298  0.07  5 200 -4.53 29 107|184 17   74  21 74   95| 97 GS              
 2004 05 29 20:56: 9.60  34.251  141.406 PDE|  4.0 6.5 6.9  18 |6.75 40 263  0.34 16   7 -7.09 46 115|289 17 -169 188 87  -74| 90 GS              
 2004 07 17 06:10:18.07  34.746  140.218 PDE| 67.0 5.4 1.5  17 |1.55 18 164 -0.15 38 269 -1.40 47  55|212 43 -154 103 73  -50| 81 GS              

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