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Magnitude 6.6 SOLOMON ISLANDS

Tuesday, November 27, 2007 at 11:49:58 UTC

Global CMT Project Moment Tensor Solution


November 27, 2007, SOLOMON ISLANDS, MW=6.6

Liz Starin

CENTROID-MOMENT-TENSOR  SOLUTION
GCMT EVENT:     C200711271150A  
DATA: II IU CU IC G  GE 
L.P.BODY WAVES:100S, 254C, T= 50
MANTLE WAVES:   85S, 160C, T=125
SURFACE WAVES:  96S, 217C, T= 50
TIMESTAMP:      Q-20071127112027
CENTROID LOCATION:
ORIGIN TIME:      11:50:02.4 0.1
LAT:11.08S 0.00;LON:162.22E 0.00
DEP: 24.5  0.3;TRIANG HDUR:  4.6
MOMENT TENSOR: SCALE 10**25 D-CM
RR= 3.140 0.029; TT=-3.060 0.027
PP=-0.084 0.029; RT= 2.110 0.083
RP=-6.840 0.122; TP= 4.090 0.025
PRINCIPAL AXES:
1.(T) VAL=  8.632;PLG=50;AZM= 98
2.(N)       0.339;    26;    332
3.(P)      -8.975;    28;    226
BEST DBLE.COUPLE:M0= 8.80*10**25
NP1: STRIKE=270;DIP=29;SLIP=  25
NP2: STRIKE=158;DIP=78;SLIP= 117

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