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USGS Body-Wave Moment Tensor Solution

 09/09/12 20:06:24.77
 OFFSHORE ARAGUA, VENEZUELA      
 Epicenter:  10.783  -67.880
 MW 6.2

 USGS MOMENT TENSOR SOLUTION
 Depth   7         No. of sta: 62
 Moment Tensor;   Scale 10**18 Nm
   Mrr= 0.40       Mtt=-0.71
   Mpp= 0.31       Mrt= 0.73
   Mrp=-0.27       Mtp=-2.64
  Principal axes:
   T  Val=  2.69  Plg=16  Azm= 49
   N        0.25      72      253
   P       -2.93       6      141

 Best Double Couple:Mo=2.8*10**18
  NP1:Strike=186 Dip=73 Slip=   7
  NP2:        94     83       163
                                      
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        ----------###########         
      ------------#########   #       
    -------------########## T ###     
   --------------##########   ####    
   -------------##################    
  --------------###################   
  --------------###################   
  ######-------####################   
  #############--------------------   
  #############--------------------   
   ############-------------------    
   ############-------------------    
    ###########------------------     
      #########------------   -       
        ########----------- P         
          ######-----------           
               ##-----                
                                      

Moment Tensor Solution

 


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