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Magnitude 6.9 GULF OF CALIFORNIA

Monday, August 03, 2009 at 17:59:56 UTC

Global CMT Project Moment Tensor Solution


August 3, 2009, GULF OF CALIFORNIA, MW=6.9

Goran Ekstrom
Meredith Nettles

CENTROID-MOMENT-TENSOR  SOLUTION
GCMT EVENT:     C200908031800A  
DATA: II IU CU IC G  GE 
L.P.BODY WAVES:102S, 248C, T= 50
MANTLE WAVES:   96S, 199C, T=125
SURFACE WAVES:  99S, 230C, T= 50
TIMESTAMP:      Q-20090803222045
CENTROID LOCATION:
ORIGIN TIME:      18:00:05.8 0.1
LAT:29.27N 0.00;LON:113.50W 0.00
DEP: 15.4  0.3;TRIANG HDUR:  6.6
MOMENT TENSOR: SCALE 10**26 D-CM
RR=-0.093 0.010; TT=-2.410 0.011
PP= 2.500 0.011; RT= 0.292 0.040
RP=-0.079 0.037; TP=-0.317 0.009
PRINCIPAL AXES:
1.(T) VAL=  2.524;PLG= 2;AZM= 86
2.(N)      -0.062;    83;    339
3.(P)      -2.465;     7;    176
BEST DBLE.COUPLE:M0= 2.49*10**26
NP1: STRIKE=221;DIP=84;SLIP=  -3
NP2: STRIKE=312;DIP=87;SLIP=-174

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