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Magnitude 7.2 XINJIANG-XIZANG BORDER REGION

Thursday, March 20, 2008 at 22:33:01 UTC

Global CMT Project Moment Tensor Solution


March 20, 2008, XINJIANG-XIZANG BORDER REGION, MW=7.1

Goran Ekstrom

CENTROID-MOMENT-TENSOR  SOLUTION
GCMT EVENT:     C200803202233A  
DATA: II IU CU IC G  GE 
L.P.BODY WAVES:107S, 275C, T= 50
MANTLE WAVES:  106S, 259C, T=150
SURFACE WAVES: 108S, 282C, T= 50
TIMESTAMP:      Q-20080320212712
CENTROID LOCATION:
ORIGIN TIME:      22:33:14.5 0.1
LAT:35.54N 0.01;LON: 81.38E 0.01
DEP: 12.0  FIX;TRIANG HDUR:  8.6
MOMENT TENSOR: SCALE 10**26 D-CM
RR=-4.950 0.021; TT=-0.519 0.018
PP= 5.470 0.019; RT= 1.400 0.116
RP=-0.132 0.110; TP= 1.120 0.017
PRINCIPAL AXES:
1.(T) VAL=  5.674;PLG= 1;AZM=280
2.(N)      -0.300;    17;     11
3.(P)      -5.373;    73;    188
BEST DBLE.COUPLE:M0= 5.52*10**26
NP1: STRIKE=354;DIP=47;SLIP=-113
NP2: STRIKE=206;DIP=48;SLIP= -67

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