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Friday, August 28, 2009 at 01:51:20 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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 2004 12 13 12:00:12.42  -8.059  125.068 PDE|  5.0 5.4 1.6  17 |1.64 82  14 -0.07  5 245 -1.57  6 154|238 39   82  69 52   97| 91 GS              
 2005 02 19 00:04:43.59  -5.562  122.129 PDE|  3.0 6.5 7.0  18 |6.68 63 337  0.70 11 224 -7.38 24 129|196 23   60  48 70  102| 81 GS              
 2005 03 20 17:15: 3.99  -7.945  124.825 PDE| 22.0 5.8 7.3  17 |7.21  4 350  0.11 86 196 -7.32  2  80|125 86    1  35 89  176| 97 GS              
 2005 07 18 02:04:59.86  -9.948  124.480 PDE| 19.0 5.4 1.6  17 |1.51 35   0  0.11 37 237 -1.61 33 118|150 37    2  58 89  127| 86 GS              
 2005 07 18 02:06:53.82  -9.911  124.238 PDE| 13.0 5.5 2.0  17 |2.02 45   8  0.02 39 222 -2.04 18 117|165 44   24  57 73  131| 98 GS              
 2006 01 15 11:58:29.12  -7.826  122.597 PDE|252.0 6.1 2.0  18 |2.11 24 186 -0.26 27  82 -1.85 52 311|318 32  -30  74 75 -118| 75 GS              
 2006 03 17 13:07:20.57  -7.471  125.072 PDE|386.0 5.6 2.8  17 |2.80  2 351  0.06  8 260 -2.86 82  93| 89 44  -78 253 47 -101| 96 GS              
 2006 05 22 20:53:57.41  -4.715  126.811 PDE| 17.0 6.1 1.9  18 |1.92 14  91  0.03 76 291 -1.94  5 182|227 77    6 136 84  167| 97 GS              
 2006 07 15 07:10:47.81  -4.446  126.156 PDE|371.0 5.8 6.9  17 |8.35 14 346 -2.94 12 253 -5.41 71 124| 92 32  -67 246 61 -104| 30 GS              
 2006 08 15 03:05:11.00  -4.672  126.734 PDE|  6.0 5.9 7.7  17 |7.63 73  25  0.18  4 281 -7.82 17 190|274 29   81 104 62   95| 95 GS              
 2006 09 09 04:13:12.06  -7.219  120.106 PDE|579.0 6.3 3.0  18 |2.63 24 165  0.69  9  71 -3.31 64 323|273 22  -66  68 70  -99| 58 GS              
 2006 12 07 06:34:54.32  -8.801  126.704 PDE| 19.0 5.5 2.2  17 |2.22 88 172 -0.01  1  40 -2.21  2 310| 39 44   88 222 47   92| 99 GS              
 2007 12 23 13:10:28.50  -8.921  123.744 PDE| 97.0 5.2 9.4  16 |1.04 36 338 -0.23  5  71 -0.81 52 168|253 82  -85  40 10 -122| 56 GS              
 2008 04 19 03:12:25.18  -7.815  125.694 PDE| 13.0 6.0 1.2  18 |1.16  2  52  0.08 78 154 -1.25 10 322| 98 81 -174   7 84   -9| 87 GS              
 2008 04 19 10:21:12.50  -7.875  125.722 PDE| 22.0 6.0 1.1  18 |1.28 12  60 -0.38 71 191 -0.90 13 327| 14 89  -18 104 72 -179| 41 GS              
 2008 04 20 13:01:20.49  -7.850  125.685 PDE|  8.0 5.6 2.7  17 |2.35 24 230  0.63 49 109 -2.98 30 335| 11 50   -5 105 86 -140| 58 GS              
 2008 05 06 23:27:37.65  -7.863  123.147 PDE|215.0 5.3 1.3  17 |1.48 55 332 -0.32  4  68 -1.16 34 161| 68 80   86 271 11  112| 57 GS              
 2008 06 03 17:31:32.36  -8.166  120.255 PDE| 14.0 5.7 4.6  17 |5.18 53 190 -1.47 17  75 -3.71 30 334|260 78  108  23 21   35| 43 GS              
 2008 06 03 21:03:46.70  -8.125  120.265 PDE|  7.0 5.6 3.6  17 |3.17 63 173  0.68  0 263 -3.85 26 354| 85 19   91 264 71   90| 65 GS              
 2008 06 03 22:04:27.87  -8.100  120.231 PDE| 14.0 5.8 7.2  17 |5.59 64 173  2.55  2  79 -8.13 25 348| 74 20   84 260 70   92| 37 GS              

Latest USGS Fast Moment Tensor Solutions

Preliminary Earthquake Report
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