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Harvard Moment Tensor Solution

Magnitude 7.6 PAKISTAN
Saturday, October 08, 2005 at 03:50:40 UTC

Preliminary Earthquake Report
U.S. Geological Survey, National Earthquake Information Center
World Data Center for Seismology, Denver


October 8, 2005, PAKISTAN, MW=7.6

Meredith Nettles
Goran Ekstrom

CENTROID, MOMENT TENSOR SOLUTION
HARVARD EVENT-FILE NAME M100805A
DATA USED: GSN
MANTLE WAVES:    69S,186C, T=150
CENTROID LOCATION:
ORIGIN TIME       03:50:52.2 0.1
LAT 34.37N 0.01;LON  73.47E 0.01
DEP  12.0 FIX;HALF-DURATION 15.0
MOMENT TENSOR; SCALE 10**27 D-CM
 MRR= 2.62 0.01; MTT=-1.27 0.01
 MPP=-1.35 0.01; MRT= 1.41 0.10
 MRP= 0.21 0.10; MTP= 1.26 0.01
PRINCIPAL AXES:
1.(T) VAL=  3.16;PLG=69;AZM=338
2.(N)      -0.44;    19;    128
3.(P)      -2.71;    10;    222
BEST DOUBLE COUPLE:M0=2.9*10**27
NP1:STRIKE=333;DIP=39;SLIP= 121
NP2:STRIKE=116;DIP=57;SLIP=  68

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