Magnitude 6.8 VANUATU

Thursday, October 08, 2009 at 08:28:48 UTC

Global CMT Project Moment Tensor Solution


October 8, 2009, VANUATU, MW=6.7

Vala Hjorleifsdottir

CENTROID-MOMENT-TENSOR  SOLUTION
GCMT EVENT:     C200910080828A  
DATA: II IU CU G  GE 
L.P.BODY WAVES:106S, 267C, T= 50
MANTLE WAVES:   75S, 104C, T=125
SURFACE WAVES: 100S, 237C, T= 50
TIMESTAMP:      Q-20091008113532
CENTROID LOCATION:
ORIGIN TIME:      08:28:52.8 0.1
LAT:13.07S 0.01;LON:166.11E 0.00
DEP: 12.1  0.2;TRIANG HDUR:  5.6
MOMENT TENSOR: SCALE 10**26 D-CM
RR= 1.170 0.008; TT=-0.059 0.007
PP=-1.110 0.007; RT= 0.393 0.020
RP=-0.876 0.025; TP= 0.250 0.006
PRINCIPAL AXES:
1.(T) VAL=  1.523;PLG=70;AZM= 58
2.(N)      -0.021;     6;    163
3.(P)      -1.501;    20;    255
BEST DBLE.COUPLE:M0= 1.51*10**26
NP1: STRIKE=354;DIP=26;SLIP= 103
NP2: STRIKE=160;DIP=65;SLIP=  84
             
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