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USGS Energy and Broadband Solution

NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.

05/09/29 15:50:25 UTC
Epicenter 5.51S 151.83E

BROADBAND SOURCE PARAMETERS
 Energy Magnitude:
  Me                         6.0
 Radiated Energy:
  Es               2.3*10**13 Nm
  No. of sta: 14  Focal mech.                                         
 Broadband Depth:        25.0 km
 COMMENT:  Two events about 2.5 s apart. Depth from synthetics 
 of broadband displacement seismograms based on first event. 

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