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USGS Fast Moment Tensor Solution

 06/09/10 14:56: 7.83
 GULF OF MEXICO                  
 Epicenter:  26.339  -86.568
 MW 5.8

 USGS MOMENT TENSOR SOLUTION
 Depth  22         No. of sta: 33
 Moment Tensor;   Scale 10**17 Nm
   Mrr= 4.50       Mtt=-0.97
   Mpp=-3.53       Mrt= 1.51
   Mrp= 0.49       Mtp= 3.56
  Principal axes:
   T  Val=  5.15  Plg=67  Azm=331
   N        0.90      23      143
   P       -6.05       3      234

 Best Double Couple:Mo=5.6*10**17
  NP1:Strike=346 Dip=47 Slip= 122
  NP2:       124     52        61
                                      
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   --##########   #######---------    
  ----######### T ########---------   
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     P --------------#####-------     
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Moment Tensor Solution

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

 


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