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Magnitude 6.9 TAIWAN

Tuesday, December 26, 2006 at 12:34:13 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
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 2003 06 09 01:52:51.01  24.413  122.020 PDE| 32.0 5.7 4.7  17 |4.53 65 271  0.33  1 180 -4.86 25  89|178 20   88 360 70   91| 86 GS              
 2003 06 10 08:40:30.83  23.520  121.628 PDE| 20.0 5.9 8.2  17 |7.98 57 291  0.54 20 167 -8.52 25  67|121 27   40 353 73  111| 87 GS              
 2003 07 07 19:55: 0.46  20.372  122.001 PDE|  6.0 5.5 2.0  17 |2.03 73 207  0.03 15  60 -2.06  9 327| 40 38   66 250 56  108| 97 GS              
 2003 08 17 02:46:53.46  20.348  121.830 PDE| 63.0 5.4 1.6  17 |1.37 24 237  0.45 45 353 -1.81 36 129|278 46 -169 181 82  -45| 50 GS              
 2003 09 14 18:45:54.72  18.667  121.033 PDE| 30.0 5.5 2.3  17 |2.29 71  69  0.02 13 201 -2.31 14 295| 42 33  114 194 60   75| 98 GS              
 2003 12 10 04:38:11.59  23.039  121.362 PDE|  9.0 6.8 1.7  19 |1.70 70 189  0.02 19  17 -1.72  2 286|357 46   62 214 50  116| 98 GS              
 2004 01 07 18:45:41.12  20.053  122.185 PDE| 16.0 5.3 1.1  17 |1.10 73 202  0.06 17  16 -1.15  2 106|213 46  113   1 49   68| 90 GS              
 2004 02 04 03:24: 3.79  23.408  121.999 PDE| 19.0 5.3 9.4  16 |0.75 81 187  0.39  9   2 -1.13  1  92|191 45  102 354 46   78| 31 GS              
 2004 02 26 04:33: 9.68  24.120  123.093 PDE| 93.0 5.3 1.1  17 |1.14 79 114 -0.01 10 274 -1.14  4   5|106 42  105 265 49   76| 98 GS              
 2004 05 08 08:02:54.22  21.949  121.604 PDE| 26.0 5.6 2.5  17 |2.53 24 347 -0.01  2 256 -2.53 66 161| 82 21  -84 255 69  -92| 99 GS              
 2004 05 16 06:04:12.76  23.095  121.814 PDE| 12.0 5.6 2.6  17 |2.59  3  18 -0.05 87 226 -2.55  2 108|153 87    1  63 89  177| 96 GS              
 2004 05 19 07:04:11.71  22.662  121.505 PDE| 19.0 6.1 1.6  18 |1.50 70 167  0.24  6  60 -1.74 19 328| 48 26   76 243 64   97| 72 GS              
 2004 10 15 04:08:50.24  24.530  122.694 PDE| 95.0 6.7 1.1  19 |1.17 47  31 -0.14 21 277 -1.03 36 171|204 22   16  99 84  111| 76 GS              
 2004 11 08 15:55: 1.15  24.104  122.542 PDE| 27.0 6.2 2.5  18 |2.49 58 311  0.01 12  60 -2.50 30 157|278 19  129  57 76   78| 99 GS              
 2004 11 11 02:16:45.29  24.410  122.226 PDE| 34.0 5.6 2.9  17 |2.83 62 290  0.13 23  73 -2.96 15 170|289 36  132  61 64   64| 91 GS              
 2005 03 05 19:06:51.46  24.637  121.935 PDE|  4.0 5.7 3.8  17 |3.74  6 136  0.03 18  44 -3.77 71 246|245 42  -63  31 54 -112| 98 GS              
 2005 06 01 16:20: 4.89  24.716  122.064 PDE| 65.0 5.4 1.6  17 |1.36 68  43  0.47 15 176 -1.83 15 270| 21 33  120 168 62   72| 49 GS              
 2005 09 06 01:16: 2.35  24.084  122.191 PDE| 16.0 5.7 4.3  17 |4.95 51 333 -1.26 11 229 -3.69 36 131|175 14   35  51 82  101| 49 GS              
 2006 04 01 10:02:19.57  22.868  121.278 PDE|  8.0 6.2 2.0  18 |2.05 36  31  0.00 53 226 -2.04  7 126|175 60   22  74 71  148|100 GS              
 2006 04 15 22:40:54.23  22.802  121.362 PDE|  8.0 6.0 9.7  17 |9.39 72 177  0.51 18   4 -9.90  2 273|346 46   65 200 50  114| 90 GS              

Latest USGS Fast Moment Tensor Solutions

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