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USGS Fast Moment Tensor Solution

 05/08/16 02:46:30.55
 NEAR EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN
 Epicenter:  38.267  141.990
 MW 7.1

 USGS MOMENT TENSOR SOLUTION
 Depth  36         No. of sta: 79
 Moment Tensor;   Scale 10**19 Nm
   Mrr= 3.45       Mtt=-0.50
   Mff=-2.95       Mrt= 1.51
   Mrf= 2.76       Mtf=-1.24
  Principal axes:
   T  Val=  4.67  Plg=69  Azm=303
   N        0.00       3      205
   P       -4.67      21      114

 Best Double Couple:Mo=4.7*10**19
  NP1:Strike=199 Dip=24 Slip=  82
  NP2:        27     66        93
                                      
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Moment Tensor Solution

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