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Magnitude 6.6 HALMAHERA, INDONESIA

Thursday, September 11, 2008 at 00:00:02 UTC

Global CMT Project Moment Tensor Solution


September 11, 2008,  HALMAHERA, INDONESIA, MW=6.6

Liz Starin

CENTROID-MOMENT-TENSOR  SOLUTION
GCMT EVENT:     C200809110000A  
DATA: II IU CU IC G  GE 
L.P.BODY WAVES:105S, 265C, T= 50
MANTLE WAVES:   82S, 152C, T=125
SURFACE WAVES: 105S, 245C, T= 50
TIMESTAMP:      Q-20080911222037
CENTROID LOCATION:
ORIGIN TIME:      00:00:07.0 0.1
LAT: 1.94N 0.01;LON:127.37E 0.01
DEP:119.8  0.7;TRIANG HDUR:  4.7
MOMENT TENSOR: SCALE 10**26 D-CM
RR= 0.284 0.006; TT= 0.248 0.007
PP=-0.532 0.008; RT=-0.651 0.005
RP=-0.386 0.005; TP=-0.177 0.007
PRINCIPAL AXES:
1.(T) VAL=  0.935;PLG=47;AZM=170
2.(N)      -0.065;    28;     45
3.(P)      -0.869;    29;    298
BEST DBLE.COUPLE:M0= 9.02*10**25
NP1: STRIKE=338;DIP=30;SLIP=  20
NP2: STRIKE=231;DIP=80;SLIP= 119

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