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Magnitude 6.3 OFFSHORE CARABOBO, VENEZUELA

Saturday, September 12, 2009 at 20:06:24 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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 1989 04 30 08:22:54.01  10.960  -68.325 PDE| 15.0 5.9 8.1  17 |8.30 53 231 -0.38 30  10 -7.91 20 112|242 36  147 359 71   58| 91 GS              
 1995 12 29 13:01:40.42   9.944  -70.106 PDE| 15.0 5.6 3.7  17 |3.59  2  37  0.26 76 136 -3.85 13 307| 83 79 -172 351 82  -11| 86 GS              
 2001 12 21 20:51:52.47   8.170  -70.961 PDE| 17.0 5.6 3.3  17 |3.26 22 181  0.11 67  13 -3.37  4 272|319 71   13 224 78  161| 93 GS              

Latest USGS Fast Moment Tensor Solutions

Preliminary Earthquake Report
U.S. Geological Survey, National Earthquake Information Center
World Data Center for Seismology, Denver


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