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07/08/01 17:08:57 UTC
Epicenter 15.65S 167.54E

  Me                         6.5
 Radiated Energy:
  Es               1.2*10**14 Nm
  No. of sta:  6  Focal mech.  M                                      
 Broadband Depth:       120 K km
 COMMENT: Complex earthquake    
  observed on broadband         
  displacement seismograms, with
  at least one larger event     
  occurring about 3 s after     
  the onset.  Depth from        
  synthetics of broadband       
  displacement seismograms      
  based on first event.         

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