Link to USGS home page.
Earthquake Hazards Program

Magnitude 8.3 KURIL ISLANDS

Wednesday, November 15, 2006 at 11:14:17 UTC

Historic USGS Moment Tensor Solutions

Historic Moment Tensor Solutions World Location
Major Tectonic Boundaries: Subduction Zones -purple, Ridges -red and Transform Faults -green

The most recent (20 or less) USGS Moment Tensor Solutions are shown.
Data from the Source Parameter Database.

                        E P I C E N T E R   |          MOMENT  |    P R I N C I P A L  A X E S       |N O D A L  P L A N E S | 
     DATE    TIME (UTC)   LAT      LONG  SRC|DEPTH     VAL  EX |     T            N            P     |     1           2     | %  SRC
  YR  MO DA HR MN SEC     deg      deg      |  km  Mw     Nm   |VAL  PL AZM  VAL  PL AZM  VAL  PL AZM|STK DP SLIP STK DP SLIP| DC
---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
 2001 03 17 07:24:24.61  46.691  151.298 PDE|101.0 5.5 2.1  17 |2.05 34  59  0.10 22 165 -2.14 47 281| 95 23 -162 348 83  -68| 91 GS              
 2001 10 09 23:53:37.03  47.758  155.102 PDE| 15.0 5.9 8.8  17 |8.75 23 328  0.00 67 152 -8.75  1  59|106 73   16  11 75  162|100 GS              
 2002 01 28 13:50:28.72  49.381  155.594 PDE| 33.0 6.0 1.1  18 |1.08 76 285  0.00  3  29 -1.08 13 120|215 32   96  27 58   86|100 GS              
 2002 07 17 02:20:33.83  48.517  153.261 PDE|139.0 5.6 2.9  17 |2.88 51 127 -0.05 28 356 -2.84 25 252|299 32   28 184 75  119| 97 GS              
 2002 08 30 05:58:21.05  44.479  149.081 PDE| 54.0 5.4 1.6  17 |1.60 74  52  0.02 16 219 -1.62  3 310| 56 44  113 205 51   69| 98 GS              
 2002 10 19 12:09: 5.38  44.297  149.960 PDE| 39.0 6.2 1.9  18 |1.88 56 322  0.03  2  54 -1.91 34 145|243 11   98  54 79   88| 97 GS              
 2002 10 24 03:34:26.73  48.264  154.383 PDE| 35.0 5.6 2.8  17 |2.78 78  15  0.01 10 227 -2.80  6 136|215 40   74  54 52  103| 99 GS              
 2002 11 16 12:06:25.17  50.375  156.562 PDE| 87.0 5.6 2.7  17 |2.79 40 312 -0.19  5  46 -2.60 49 142|359  6 -137 226 86  -85| 86 GS              
 2002 12 24 12:48:45.78  47.715  154.600 PDE| 32.0 5.7 4.7  17 |4.56 63 151  0.27 27 331 -4.84  0  61|175 51  125 307 51   55| 89 GS              
 2002 12 24 14:43: 7.07  50.007  156.164 PDE| 76.0 5.5 1.9  17 |2.17 32 297 -0.59 51 157 -1.58 20  40| 83 52   10 346 82  142| 46 GS              
 2003 02 02 05:38:54.98  45.616  151.632 PDE| 22.0 5.4 1.3  17 |1.21 73 297  0.19  3  37 -1.39 17 128|223 28   97  35 62   86| 73 GS              
 2003 04 24 10:56:21.98  48.764  154.991 PDE| 32.0 6.0 1.0  18 |1.02 74 311 -0.01  2 214 -1.01 16 124|211 29   86  35 61   92| 98 GS              
 2003 09 29 16:02:46.03  48.280  153.173 PDE|106.0 5.4 1.4  17 |1.28 26 146  0.35  5 238 -1.62 63 338|223 19 -106  60 72  -85| 57 GS              
 2003 12 30 09:50:44.25  47.053  154.187 PDE|  7.0 5.9 9.2  17 |9.10 57 312  0.14  5 214 -9.23 32 121|193 14   68  36 78   95| 97 GS              
 2003 12 31 21:57: 8.39  46.971  154.241 PDE|  3.0 5.9 8.2  17 |8.19 52 313  0.08  5  49 -8.26 38 143|265  9  126  49 83   85| 98 GS              
 2004 07 08 10:30:49.16  47.198  151.303 PDE|127.0 6.4 3.8  18 |3.74 28  96  0.21 22 199 -3.95 53 322|144 27 -148  24 76  -67| 89 GS              
 2004 09 13 03:00:12.85  43.998  151.408 PDE|  4.0 6.1 1.4  18 |1.52 12 147 -0.17 27  51 -1.34 59 259|268 40  -45  35 63 -121| 78 GS              
 2004 12 18 06:46:19.87  48.837  156.309 PDE|  7.0 6.2 2.5  18 |2.51 53 307  0.04  3  41 -2.55 37 134|243  8  112  41 82   87| 97 GS              
 2005 08 01 04:40:36.71  46.995  153.911 PDE|  8.0 5.7 3.9  17 |3.99 60 297 -0.26 10  45 -3.73 28 140|255 20  121  42 73   80| 87 GS              
 2006 04 07 15:00: 2.10  44.880  150.373 PDE| 37.0 5.6 2.5  17 |2.55 46   2 -0.04 36 224 -2.51 22 117|162 39   23  54 76  127| 97 GS              

Latest USGS Fast Moment Tensor Solutions

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

 


FirstGov button  Take Pride in America button