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Magnitude 6.6 QUEEN CHARLOTTE ISLANDS REGION

Saturday, January 05, 2008 at 11:01:05 UTC

Global CMT Project Moment Tensor Solution


January 5, 2008, QUEEN CHARLOTTE ISLANDS REGION, MW=6.6

Meredith Nettles
Goran Ekstrom

CENTROID-MOMENT-TENSOR  SOLUTION
GCMT EVENT:     C200801051101A  
DATA: II IU CU IC G  GE 
L.P.BODY WAVES:102S, 267C, T= 50
MANTLE WAVES:  101S, 201C, T=125
SURFACE WAVES: 102S, 260C, T= 50
TIMESTAMP:      Q-20080105112142
CENTROID LOCATION:
ORIGIN TIME:      11:01:11.3 0.1
LAT:51.14N 0.00;LON:131.12W 0.00
DEP: 12.0  FIX;TRIANG HDUR:  4.7
MOMENT TENSOR: SCALE 10**26 D-CM
RR=-0.054 0.003; TT=-0.770 0.004
PP= 0.824 0.003; RT= 0.168 0.010
RP=-0.062 0.010; TP= 0.365 0.003
PRINCIPAL AXES:
1.(T) VAL=  0.904;PLG= 1;AZM=102
2.(N)      -0.017;    78;      5
3.(P)      -0.887;    12;    192
BEST DBLE.COUPLE:M0= 8.96*10**25
NP1: STRIKE=237;DIP=80;SLIP=  -8
NP2: STRIKE=328;DIP=83;SLIP=-170

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