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Magnitude 6.2 HINDU KUSH REGION, AFGHANISTAN

Thursday, October 29, 2009 at 17:44:31 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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 2005 10 12 20:23:37.52  34.779   73.101 PDE| 10.0 5.3 9.6  16 |9.59 82 179  0.08  7 324 -9.67  5  54|152 41  100 318 50   81| 98 GS              
 2005 10 19 02:33:28.31  34.751   73.037 PDE|  6.0 5.5 2.3  17 |2.24 82  59  0.14  1 319 -2.38  8 229|317 37   88 140 53   92| 88 GS              
 2005 10 23 15:04:20.89  34.854   73.042 PDE|  8.0 5.2 9.3  16 |9.21 71 151  0.20 19 335 -9.41  1 244|316 47   64 172 49  115| 96 GS              
 2005 10 28 21:34:14.54  34.661   73.196 PDE|  7.0 5.2 7.3  16 |7.32 86 311  0.02  4 160 -7.34  2  69|156 43   85 343 47   95| 99 GS              
 2005 11 21 08:26:11.92  34.650   73.126 PDE| 16.0 5.1 5.6  16 |5.53 70 147  0.16 16 286 -5.69 13  19|129 35  118 276 59   72| 94 GS              
 2005 12 12 21:47:46.07  36.357   71.093 PDE|217.0 6.5 7.5  18 |8.14 81 305 -1.15  7  89 -6.99  5 180|278 40  102  83 51   80| 72 GS              
 2006 03 20 17:40:44.81  34.756   73.747 PDE|  9.0 5.2 6.8  16 |6.77 85  45  0.08  5 237 -6.84  1 147|231 44   82  62 46   97| 98 GS              
 2006 07 06 03:57:50.73  39.119   71.836 PDE| 15.0 5.7 4.9  17 |4.26  8 245  1.29 82  47 -5.55  2 155|289 83  176  20 86    7| 54 GS              
 2006 07 29 00:11:51.34  37.255   68.828 PDE| 25.0 5.4 1.5  17 |1.54 78 184 -0.16 11 345 -1.38  4  76|178 42  107 336 50   75| 79 GS              
 2006 07 29 10:57:15.54  37.130   68.808 PDE|  4.0 5.4 1.5  17 |1.66 86  38 -0.22  2 161 -1.44  4 251|344 41   94 159 49   87| 73 GS              
 2006 08 06 14:26:19.34  37.367   74.733 PDE| 14.0 5.6 3.4  17 |3.24  5  91  0.42 83 221 -3.66  5   1|136 83 -179  46 89   -7| 77 GS              
 2007 01 08 17:21:49.91  39.803   70.312 PDE| 16.0 6.0 1.3  18 |1.11 12  57  0.28 76 264 -1.39  6 148|193 77    4 102 86  167| 60 GS              
 2007 04 03 03:35: 7.28  36.451   70.688 PDE|219.0 6.2 2.6  18 |2.56 60  29  0.04 25 172 -2.60 16 270| 31 36  136 160 66   62| 97 GS              
 2007 06 22 04:51:29.13  37.296   68.903 PDE| 16.0 5.2 7.9  16 |7.42 48  78  1.04  7 175 -8.46 41 271| 59  7  154 175 87   83| 75 GS              
 2008 05 11 20:57: 8.30  36.408   70.748 PDE|208.0 5.3 1.3  17 |1.40 65 354 -0.22  6  97 -1.19 23 190|294 22  107  96 69   83| 69 GS              
 2008 09 05 04:57:52.58  36.536   71.291 PDE|219.0 5.3 1.1  17 |1.20 58 313 -0.33 11 202 -0.87 28 106| 26 74  102 168 20   53| 45 GS              
 2008 09 06 05:47:39.91  36.487   70.934 PDE|192.0 5.8 5.5  17 |5.90 61 151 -0.93  6 253 -4.97 27 346| 92 19  110 251 73   83| 68 GS              
 2008 10 05 22:56:28.93  33.886   69.470 PDE|  9.0 5.8 5.7  17 |5.38 11  75  0.60 78 250 -5.98  0 345|211 82    9 120 81  172| 80 GS              
 2008 10 26 01:28:56.06  36.490   70.683 PDE|201.0 5.7 4.4  17 |4.61 61 353 -0.56  9 101 -4.05 26 196|308 20  118  99 72   80| 76 GS              
 2008 12 29 03:37:41.03  36.389   71.075 PDE|159.0 5.8 5.9  17 |5.59 73 200  0.64  6  88 -6.23 15 357|272 60   97  79 30   79| 79 GS              

Latest USGS Fast Moment Tensor Solutions

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