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Magnitude 7.9 EASTERN SICHUAN, CHINA

Monday, May 12, 2008 at 06:28:01 UTC

Global CMT Project Moment Tensor Solution


May 12, 2008, EASTERN SICHUAN, CHINA, MW=7.9

Goran Ekstrom

CENTROID-MOMENT-TENSOR  SOLUTION
GCMT EVENT:     M200805120628A  
DATA: II IU CU G  IC GE 
MANTLE WAVES:   99S, 238C, T=150
TIMESTAMP:      Q-20080512075125
CENTROID LOCATION:
ORIGIN TIME:      06:28:41.4 0.1
LAT:31.49N 0.01;LON:104.11E 0.01
DEP: 12.0  FIX;TRIANG HDUR: 22.2
MOMENT TENSOR: SCALE 10**28 D-CM
RR= 0.563 0.003; TT= 0.026 0.002
PP=-0.589 0.002; RT=-0.285 0.030
RP= 0.620 0.023; TP=-0.313 0.002
PRINCIPAL AXES:
1.(T) VAL=  0.991;PLG=57;AZM=227
2.(N)      -0.096;    25;      2
3.(P)      -0.895;    20;    103
BEST DBLE.COUPLE:M0= 9.43*10**27
NP1: STRIKE=229;DIP=33;SLIP= 141
NP2: STRIKE=352;DIP=70;SLIP=  63

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