Link to USGS home page.
Earthquake Hazards Program

USGS Centroid Moment Tensor Solution

 08/07/29 18:42:15.07
 GREATER LOS ANGELES AREA, CALIF.
 Epicenter:  33.733 -117.940
 MW 5.4

 USGS CENTROID MOMENT TENSOR
 08/07/29 18:42:46.50
 Centroid:   34.645 -117.325
 Depth  22         No. of sta:110
 Moment Tensor;   Scale 10**17 Nm
   Mrr= 1.02       Mtt=-1.45
   Mpp= 0.43       Mrt=-0.76
   Mrp=-0.03       Mtp=-0.77
  Principal axes:
   T  Val=  1.28  Plg=65  Azm=219
   N        0.62      20       76
   P       -1.90      13      341

 Best Double Couple:Mo=1.6*10**17
  NP1:Strike= 46 Dip=36 Slip=  54
  NP2:       268     62       113
                                      
               -------                
          --   ------------           
        ---- P --------------         
      ------   ----------------       
    ---------------------------##     
   -----------------------------##    
   -----------------------------##    
  -------####################--####   
  ---##########################---#   
  ############################-----   
  ############   #############-----   
  ############ T ############------   
   ###########   ##########-------    
   #######################--------    
    ###################----------     
      ##############-----------       
        ---------------------         
          -----------------           
               -------                
                                      

Moment Tensor Solution

 


FirstGov button  Take Pride in America button