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Magnitude 6.0 NEVADA

Thursday, February 21, 2008 at 14:16:02 UTC

Global CMT Project Moment Tensor Solution


February 21, 2008, NEVADA, MW=6.0

Goran Ekstrom

CENTROID-MOMENT-TENSOR  SOLUTION
GCMT EVENT:     C200802211416A  
DATA: II IU CU IC G  GE 
L.P.BODY WAVES: 92S, 209C, T= 40
MANTLE WAVES:   83S, 120C, T=125
SURFACE WAVES:  99S, 252C, T= 50
TIMESTAMP:      Q-20080221151936
CENTROID LOCATION:
ORIGIN TIME:      14:16:10.1 0.1
LAT:41.23N 0.01;LON:114.86W 0.01
DEP: 14.1  0.2;TRIANG HDUR:  2.5
MOMENT TENSOR: SCALE 10**25 D-CM
RR=-1.230 0.010; TT= 0.245 0.008
PP= 0.990 0.009; RT=-0.078 0.018
RP= 0.125 0.018; TP= 0.628 0.007
PRINCIPAL AXES:
1.(T) VAL=  1.350;PLG= 2;AZM=300
2.(N)      -0.098;     7;    209
3.(P)      -1.247;    83;     43
BEST DBLE.COUPLE:M0= 1.30*10**25
NP1: STRIKE= 36;DIP=44;SLIP= -81
NP2: STRIKE=203;DIP=47;SLIP= -99

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