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Magnitude 6.2 TAIWAN REGION

Thursday, September 06, 2007 at 17:51:26 UTC

Global CMT Project Moment Tensor Solution


September 6, 2007, TAIWAN REGION, MW=6.2

Meredith Nettles

CENTROID-MOMENT-TENSOR  SOLUTION
GCMT EVENT:     C200709061751A  
DATA: II IU CU IC GE 
L.P.BODY WAVES: 84S, 197C, T= 40
MANTLE WAVES:   63S, 111C, T=125
SURFACE WAVES:  81S, 187C, T= 50
TIMESTAMP:      Q-20070906201549
CENTROID LOCATION:
ORIGIN TIME:      17:51:29.1 0.1
LAT:24.21N 0.00;LON:122.30E 0.01
DEP: 60.4  0.3;TRIANG HDUR:  3.2
MOMENT TENSOR: SCALE 10**25 D-CM
RR= 2.620 0.018; TT= 0.015 0.014
PP=-2.640 0.016; RT= 0.391 0.012
RP= 0.751 0.016; TP=-1.020 0.013
PRINCIPAL AXES:
1.(T) VAL=  2.749;PLG=81;AZM=309
2.(N)       0.355;     3;    200
3.(P)      -3.109;     8;    109
BEST DBLE.COUPLE:M0= 2.93*10**25
NP1: STRIKE=196;DIP=37;SLIP=  85
NP2: STRIKE= 22;DIP=53;SLIP=  94

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