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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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 2000 04 21 11:06:16.02  35.667  135.486 PDE|341.0 5.5 2.0  17 |2.05  5 323  0.00  9  53 -2.05 80 205| 43 41 -103 241 50  -79|100 GS              
 2000 06 06 21:16:42.40  36.829  135.464 PDE|  7.0 5.8 7.0  17 |7.06 85  96 -0.13  1 193 -6.93  5 283| 13 40   91 192 50   89| 96 GS              
 2000 10 06 04:30:19.15  35.456  133.134 PDE|  7.0 6.5 7.3  18 |7.19 11  17  0.28 77 162 -7.47  7 285| 61 77  177 151 87   13| 93 GS              
 2001 03 24 06:27:53.58  34.083  132.526 PDE| 49.0 6.7 1.3  19 |1.39  8 256 -0.26  6 347 -1.13 80 115|339 38 -100 172 53  -82| 63 GS              
 2001 04 23 13:55:27.81  33.016  136.609 PDE|432.0 5.3 1.3  17 |1.29 30 190 -0.02 18 291 -1.27 54  47|238 22 -145 115 78  -72| 97 GS              
 2003 11 12 08:26:43.74  33.171  137.072 PDE|374.0 6.3 3.9  18 |4.17 43  39 -0.49 36 172 -3.68 26 282| 61 38  163 165 80   54| 76 GS              
 2004 09 05 10:07: 7.82  33.070  136.618 PDE| 11.0 7.0 4.0  19 |4.08 80   4 -0.09  1 271 -3.99 10 181|270 35   89  91 55   91| 96 GS              
 2004 09 05 14:57:18.61  33.184  137.071 PDE|  4.0 7.3 1.2  20 |1.24 60  23  0.01  9 277 -1.25 29 182|248 18   59 100 74  100| 98 GS              
 2004 09 06 23:29:35.09  33.205  137.227 PDE| 10.0 6.5 6.3  18 |6.15 75 264  0.25 15  79 -6.40  1 169|274 46  111  65 48   70| 92 GS              
 2004 09 07 18:36:20.27  33.237  137.092 PDE| 12.0 5.5 2.1  17 |2.12 83  57 -0.12  7 253 -2.00  2 163|246 43   80  80 47   99| 89 GS              
 2004 09 08 14:58:25.83  33.140  137.200 PDE|  7.0 6.1 1.5  18 |1.49 60  42  0.04 22 268 -1.53 19 170|229 32   46  97 68  113| 95 GS              
 2004 09 10 02:05:57.83  33.059  136.497 PDE| 20.0 5.5 2.3  17 |1.99 13 308  0.56 71 176 -2.55 14  41| 84 71    0 174 90 -161| 56 GS              
 2004 10 23 08:56: 0.86  37.226  138.779 PDE| 19.0 6.3 3.8  18 |3.84 79 216 -0.06 11  43 -3.79  1 313| 32 45   75 233 47  105| 97 GS              
 2004 10 24 21:04:57.06  37.308  138.701 PDE|  7.0 5.7 3.9  17 |3.88 77  87 -0.01 11 232 -3.86  7 323| 65 39  107 224 53   77| 99 GS              
 2004 10 27 01:40:50.26  37.284  138.885 PDE|  6.0 6.0 1.2  18 |1.26 74 127 -0.06  0  36 -1.20 16 306| 36 29   89 216 61   90| 90 GS              
 2004 11 08 02:15:58.84  37.396  138.862 PDE|  6.0 5.5 2.0  17 |1.99 80  27 -0.08 10 193 -1.91  2 283| 23 43  105 183 48   77| 92 GS              
 2004 11 08 15:07:24.50  33.721  138.403 PDE| 11.0 5.5 2.2  17 |2.14 85 220  0.13  3  91 -2.27  4   0| 86 41   85 274 49   95| 89 GS              
 2005 02 22 11:20:25.28  33.182  137.154 PDE|368.0 5.6 3.2  17 |3.57 54  65 -0.70 21 187 -2.87 28 288| 60 25  146 181 76   68| 61 GS              
 2005 10 23 10:08:14.74  37.377  134.556 PDE|389.0 5.9 9.7  17 |9.41 57 102  0.49  9 358 -9.89 32 263|325 16   56 180 77   99| 90 GS              
 2006 06 11 20:01:26.35  33.134  131.145 PDE|137.0 6.3 4.2  18 |4.27 66 354 -0.20 19 213 -4.07 14 118|184 35   56  43 61  112| 91 GS              

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