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Magnitude 6.7 OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO

Thursday, October 16, 2008 at 19:41:25 UTC

Global CMT Project Moment Tensor Solution


October 16, 2008, OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO, MW=6.6

Meredith Nettles

CENTROID-MOMENT-TENSOR  SOLUTION
GCMT EVENT:     C200810161941A  
DATA: II IU CU IC G  GE 
L.P.BODY WAVES:110S, 283C, T= 50
MANTLE WAVES:  105S, 217C, T=125
SURFACE WAVES: 112S, 261C, T= 50
TIMESTAMP:      Q-20081016232142
CENTROID LOCATION:
ORIGIN TIME:      19:41:31.6 0.1
LAT:14.36N 0.00;LON: 93.03W 0.00
DEP: 31.8  0.2;TRIANG HDUR:  5.0
MOMENT TENSOR: SCALE 10**26 D-CM
RR= 0.844 0.005; TT=-0.602 0.004
PP=-0.242 0.004; RT= 0.494 0.007
RP=-0.473 0.007; TP= 0.431 0.003
PRINCIPAL AXES:
1.(T) VAL=  1.087;PLG=70;AZM= 52
2.(N)       0.034;     5;    308
3.(P)      -1.121;    19;    216
BEST DBLE.COUPLE:M0= 1.10*10**26
NP1: STRIKE=297;DIP=26;SLIP=  78
NP2: STRIKE=130;DIP=64;SLIP=  96

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