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USGS Body-Wave Moment Tensor Solution

 09/02/18 21:53:41.65
 KERMADEC ISLANDS REGION         
 Epicenter: -27.451 -176.307
 MW 6.9

 USGS MOMENT TENSOR SOLUTION
 Depth  39         No. of sta: 51
 Moment Tensor;   Scale 10**19 Nm
   Mrr= 0.59       Mtt=-1.96
   Mpp= 1.37       Mrt= 0.26
   Mrp= 1.97       Mtp=-0.89
  Principal axes:
   T  Val=  3.04  Plg=37  Azm=262
   N       -0.62      46       46
   P       -2.43      18      157

 Best Double Couple:Mo=2.8*10**19
  NP1:Strike=293 Dip=49 Slip= 164
  NP2:        34     78        42
                                      
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Moment Tensor Solution

 


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