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USGS Fast Moment Tensor Solution

 05/09/09 07:26:44.91
 NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G.      
 Epicenter:  -4.574  153.395
 MW 7.5

 USGS MOMENT TENSOR SOLUTION
 Depth  86         No. of sta: 52
 Moment Tensor;   Scale 10**20 Nm
   Mrr= 1.63       Mtt=-1.37
   Mff=-0.27       Mrt=-0.38
   Mrf=-0.08       Mtf= 0.81
  Principal axes:
   T  Val=  1.70  Plg=80  Azm=145
   N        0.12       9      296
   P       -1.82       5       27

 Best Double Couple:Mo=1.8*10**20
  NP1:Strike=127 Dip=41 Slip= 104
  NP2:       289     51        78
                                      
               -------                
          -------------- P            
        ----------------   --         
      -------------------------       
    #----------------------------     
   ##--#############--------------    
   --###################----------    
  ---######################--------   
  ----########################-----   
  -----###########   ##########----   
  ------########## T ############--   
  -------#########   #############-   
   --------#######################    
   ----------#####################    
    ------------#################     
      ---------------#########-       
        ---------------------         
          -----------------           
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Moment Tensor Solution

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

 


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