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Historic USGS Moment Tensor Solutions

Historic Moment Tensor Solutions World Location
Major Tectonic Boundaries: Subduction Zones -purple, Ridges -red and Transform Faults -green

The most recent (20 or less) USGS Moment Tensor Solutions are shown.
Data from the Source Parameter Database.

                        E P I C E N T E R   |          MOMENT  |    P R I N C I P A L  A X E S       |N O D A L  P L A N E S | 
     DATE    TIME (UTC)   LAT      LONG  SRC|DEPTH     VAL  EX |     T            N            P     |     1           2     | %  SRC
  YR  MO DA HR MN SEC     deg      deg      |  km  Mw     Nm   |VAL  PL AZM  VAL  PL AZM  VAL  PL AZM|STK DP SLIP STK DP SLIP| DC
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 1986 06 20 17:12:46.94  31.240   86.847 PDE| 16.0 6.1 1.6  18 |1.61  5 101  0.00 84 258 -1.61  2  11|146 85  178 236 88    5|100 GS              
 1988 08 20 23:09: 9.56  26.755   86.616 PDE| 44.0 6.8 2.1  19 |2.14 19  79  0.01 53 323 -2.15 31 181|217 54  -10 312 82 -144| 99 GS              
 1992 07 30 08:24:46.65  29.584   90.163 PDE| 10.0 6.1 1.7  18 |1.66  0 179  0.00 19 269 -1.66 71  88|251 48 -116 107 48  -64|100 GS              
 1993 03 20 14:51:59.77  29.084   87.333 PDE|                  |     25  85                    65 265|355 70  -90 175 20  -90|    GS              
 1994 06 29 18:22:33.58  32.567   93.673 PDE|  8.0 5.8 5.7  17 |5.74  0 289  0.00  6  19 -5.74 84 197| 13 45  -98 205 46  -82|100 GS              
 1996 07 03 06:44:45.55  30.147   88.189 PDE|  5.0 5.6 3.5  17 |3.54  2  84 -0.01 13 175 -3.53 76 344|161 44 -109   7 49  -72| 99 GS              
 1998 07 20 01:05:58.35  30.134   88.173 PDE|  5.0 5.7 5.2  17 |5.37  4 106 -0.30 14 197 -5.07 75 360|181 43 -111  29 51  -72| 89 GS              
 1998 08 25 07:41:40.19  30.079   88.109 PDE| 11.0 5.6 3.7  17 |3.80 12  88 -0.23 33 185 -3.57 55 341|144 44 -141  24 64  -53| 88 GS              
 2000 07 10 04:25:15.77  32.795   92.202 PDE| 14.0 5.3 1.0  17 |1.13  6 125 -0.17 11  34 -0.96 77 244|227 40  -73  25 52 -104| 70 GS              
 2004 03 27 18:47:29.20  33.954   89.179 PDE|  5.0 6.0 1.1  18 |1.03  8 118  0.04  3  28 -1.07 82 275|212 38  -85  25 53  -94| 93 GS              
 2004 08 24 10:05:34.47  32.542   92.190 PDE| 11.0 5.4 1.4  17 |1.50  8 295 -0.09 13  27 -1.40 74 174| 10 39 -111 217 54  -74| 88 GS              
 2006 02 23 20:04:53.55  26.912   91.705 PDE| 14.0 5.8 5.4  17 |5.08  1 270  0.66 85  14 -5.73  5 180|315 86 -177 225 87   -4| 77 GS              

Latest USGS Fast Moment Tensor Solutions

Preliminary Earthquake Report
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World Data Center for Seismology, Denver


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