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Magnitude 6.7 NEW BRITAIN REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA

Tuesday, October 17, 2006 at 01:25:12 UTC


October 17, 2006, NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G., MW=6.7

Goran Ekstrom
Meredith Nettles

CENTROID, MOMENT TENSOR SOLUTION
HARVARD EVENT-FILE NAME C101706A
DATA USED: GSN
L.P. BODY WAVES: 80S,196C, T= 50
MANTLE WAVES:    75S,175C, T=125
CENTROID LOCATION:
ORIGIN TIME       01:25:19.1 0.1
LAT  6.07S 0.01;LON 151.32E 0.01
DEP  33.1 0.3;HALF-DURATION  5.3
MOMENT TENSOR; SCALE 10**26 D-CM
  MRR= 1.34 0.01; MTT=-0.54 0.01
  MPP=-0.80 0.01; MRT= 0.35 0.02
  MRP=-0.36 0.02; MTP=-0.44 0.01
 PRINCIPAL AXES:
 1.(T) VAL=  1.49;PLG=74;AZM= 43
 2.(N)      -0.35;    16;    215
 3.(P)      -1.14;     2;    306
BEST DOUBLE COUPLE:M0=1.3*10**26
 NP1:STRIKE= 52;DIP=45;SLIP= 113
 NP2:STRIKE=201;DIP=49;SLIP=  68

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