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USGS Fast Moment Tensor Solution

 05/11/14 21:38:53.92
 OFF EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN 
 Epicenter:  38.169  144.851
 MW 6.9

 USGS MOMENT TENSOR SOLUTION
 Depth  24         No. of sta: 58
 Moment Tensor;   Scale 10**19 Nm
   Mrr=-2.01       Mtt= 0.28
   Mff= 1.72       Mrt= 0.00
   Mrf=-0.85       Mtf= 0.75
  Principal axes:
   T  Val=  2.19  Plg=11  Azm=111
   N        0.01       8       20
   P       -2.20      76      253

 Best Double Couple:Mo=2.2*10**19
  NP1:Strike=212 Dip=35 Slip= -75
  NP2:        14     56      -100
                                      
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Moment Tensor Solution

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

 


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