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

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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 2007 07 15 09:27:34.48 -15.383  168.597 PDE| 13.0 6.0 1.3  18 |1.35 73  77 -0.02  8 193 -1.33 15 285| 25 31  105 188 61   81| 97 GS              
 2007 07 20 17:23:53.77 -20.775  168.462 PDE|  7.0 5.6 3.0  17 |2.86 10  44  0.19 10 312 -3.05 76 178|146 36  -73 306 56 -102| 88 GS              
 2007 07 27 14:46:26.88 -21.459  170.939 PDE| 25.0 6.1 1.7  18 |1.79  8 287 -0.14 81 129 -1.65  3  18| 63 82    4 332 87  172| 84 GS              
 2007 08 01 17:08:51.40 -15.595  167.680 PDE|120.0 7.2 7.0  19 |7.35 73  96 -0.69  2 193 -6.67 17 284| 17 28   95 192 62   88| 81 GS              
 2007 08 05 09:28:39.83 -19.148  168.718 PDE| 37.0 6.0 1.1  18 |1.14 83 148  0.01  7 335 -1.15  1 245|328 45   81 161 46   99| 98 GS              
 2007 09 27 19:57:44.00 -21.103  169.283 PDE|  9.0 6.1 2.0  18 |2.25 46  84 -0.65  4 179 -1.60 42 273| 64  5  155 179 88   86| 42 GS              
 2007 09 28 01:01:49.18 -21.207  169.362 PDE| 12.0 6.2 2.4  18 |2.30 54  43  0.24 20 163 -2.55 28 264| 36 25  145 158 76   69| 81 GS              
 2007 09 28 01:35:51.97 -21.133  169.373 PDE|  6.0 6.5 6.7  18 |6.99 59  53 -0.53  0 144 -6.46 30 235|328 15   93 144 75   89| 85 GS              
 2007 09 28 11:12:40.51 -21.402  169.193 PDE|  5.0 5.8 7.3  17 |7.92 50  69 -1.53 17 316 -6.39 33 214|255 20   28 139 81  108| 61 GS              
 2007 09 29 15:36:44.54 -21.158  169.243 PDE| 32.0 5.7 4.6  17 |4.51 16 286  0.26 72  91 -4.77  4 195|330 75  171  62 81   15| 89 GS              
 2007 10 13 17:45:53.18 -21.230  169.195 PDE|  4.0 6.1 2.0  18 |1.55 15  74  0.75 44 329 -2.30 41 178|312 73 -137 207 49  -22| 35 GS              
 2008 03 12 11:23:34.06 -16.567  167.335 PDE|  8.0 6.4 4.6  18 |3.64 58  83  1.57  1 175 -5.21 31 266|  1 14   95 175 76   89| 40 GS              
 2008 04 07 22:54:36.86 -19.965  168.452 PDE| 14.0 5.7 4.3  17 |2.65 56  29  2.31 28 174 -4.95 16 273| 38 38  140 161 67   59|  7 GS              
 2008 04 09 11:13:17.69 -20.175  168.861 PDE| 16.0 6.2 2.2  18 |1.97 61  36  0.41 19 167 -2.38 20 265| 25 30  132 159 68   69| 66 GS              
 2008 04 09 12:46:12.72 -20.071  168.892 PDE| 47.0 7.2 7.6  19 |8.30 73  47 -1.58  4 153 -6.72 16 245|343 29  100 151 61   84| 62 GS              
 2008 04 11 17:45: 1.94 -20.392  168.839 PDE| 13.0 5.8 6.6  17 |7.04 66  54 -1.02  2 149 -6.04 22 240|335 22   96 149 68   88| 71 GS              
 2008 04 19 05:58:42.25 -20.273  168.796 PDE| 14.0 6.1 1.6  18 |1.51 31 284  0.22 50 145 -1.72 20  28|334 83  141  70 52    9| 74 GS              
 2008 04 28 18:33:34.20 -19.941  168.953 PDE| 35.0 6.3 3.5  18 |3.37 83 340  0.21  6 158 -3.59  0 248|345 45   99 152 46   81| 88 GS              
 2008 04 28 20:26:53.11 -20.238  168.824 PDE|  7.0 5.9 8.9  17 |9.14  8  10 -0.42 18 102 -8.72 69 256| 80 40 -119 296 56  -68| 91 GS              
 2008 05 01 04:57:50.19 -19.471  168.878 PDE| 35.0 5.6 3.1  17 |2.76 78 341  0.57 11 143 -3.33  3 234|134 49   75 336 43  107| 66 GS              

Latest USGS Fast Moment Tensor Solutions

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