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USGS Centroid Moment Tensor Solution

 09/09/12 20:06:26.14
 OFFSHORE ARAGUA, VENEZUELA      
 Epicenter:  10.681  -67.890
 MW 6.3

 USGS CENTROID MOMENT TENSOR
 09/09/12 20:06:43.20
 Centroid:   11.146  -67.471
 Depth  10         No. of sta:157
 Moment Tensor;   Scale 10**18 Nm
   Mrr=-0.12       Mtt=-0.20
   Mpp= 0.32       Mrt= 1.71
   Mrp= 0.44       Mtp=-3.24
  Principal axes:
   T  Val=  3.53  Plg=14  Azm= 43
   N        0.33      62      284
   P       -3.85      23      140

 Best Double Couple:Mo=3.7*10**18
  NP1:Strike=273 Dip=84 Slip=-152
  NP2:       180     63        -6
                                      
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Moment Tensor Solution

 


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