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Magnitude 6.7 NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G.

Tuesday, June 23, 2009 at 14:19:22 UTC

Global CMT Project Moment Tensor Solution


June 23, 2009, NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G., MW=6.7

Liz Starin

CENTROID-MOMENT-TENSOR  SOLUTION
GCMT EVENT:     C200906231419A  
DATA: II IU CU IC G  GE 
L.P.BODY WAVES:102S, 240C, T= 50
MANTLE WAVES:   92S, 194C, T=125
SURFACE WAVES: 101S, 238C, T= 50
TIMESTAMP:      Q-20090623141849
CENTROID LOCATION:
ORIGIN TIME:      14:19:28.7 0.1
LAT: 5.17S 0.00;LON:153.79E 0.00
DEP: 72.5  0.3;TRIANG HDUR:  5.4
MOMENT TENSOR: SCALE 10**26 D-CM
RR= 1.240 0.006; TT=-0.464 0.006
PP=-0.780 0.006; RT=-0.274 0.006
RP= 0.468 0.006; TP= 0.695 0.005
PRINCIPAL AXES:
1.(T) VAL=  1.352;PLG=78;AZM=249
2.(N)       0.086;     3;    143
3.(P)      -1.442;    11;     52
BEST DBLE.COUPLE:M0= 1.40*10**26
NP1: STRIKE=138;DIP=34;SLIP=  84
NP2: STRIKE=325;DIP=56;SLIP=  94

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