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Magnitude 6.3 VANUATU

Tuesday, June 02, 2009 at 02:17:03 UTC

Global CMT Project Moment Tensor Solution


June 2, 2009, VANUATU, MW=6.3

Liz Starin

CENTROID-MOMENT-TENSOR  SOLUTION
GCMT EVENT:     C200906020217A  
DATA: II IU CU IC G  GE 
L.P.BODY WAVES:108S, 269C, T= 40
MANTLE WAVES:   99S, 178C, T=125
SURFACE WAVES: 109S, 262C, T= 50
TIMESTAMP:      Q-20090602090522
CENTROID LOCATION:
ORIGIN TIME:      02:17:11.8 0.1
LAT:17.70S 0.00;LON:167.65E 0.00
DEP: 19.1  0.2;TRIANG HDUR:  3.6
MOMENT TENSOR: SCALE 10**25 D-CM
RR= 2.750 0.018; TT= 0.198 0.015
PP=-2.950 0.015; RT= 0.924 0.037
RP=-2.830 0.046; TP= 0.195 0.012
PRINCIPAL AXES:
1.(T) VAL=  4.075;PLG=66;AZM= 61
2.(N)       0.105;     8;    169
3.(P)      -4.182;    23;    262
BEST DBLE.COUPLE:M0= 4.13*10**25
NP1: STRIKE=  8;DIP=23;SLIP= 110
NP2: STRIKE=166;DIP=68;SLIP=  82

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