Global CMT Project Moment Tensor Solution

Magnitude 5.8 BAJA CALIFORNIA, MEXICO
2009 December 30 18:48:57 UTC


December 30, 2009, BAJA CALIFORNIA, MEXICO, MW=5.9

Meredith Nettles
Goran Ekstrom


CENTROID-MOMENT-TENSOR  SOLUTION
GCMT EVENT:     C200912301848A  
DATA: II IU CU IC GE G  
L.P.BODY WAVES: 86S, 167C, T= 40
MANTLE WAVES:   69S,  86C, T=125
SURFACE WAVES: 107S, 233C, T= 50
TIMESTAMP:      Q-20091231031752
CENTROID LOCATION:
ORIGIN TIME:      18:49:01.1 0.1
LAT:32.50N 0.01;LON:115.18W 0.01
DEP: 14.9  0.5;TRIANG HDUR:  2.1
MOMENT TENSOR: SCALE 10**25 D-CM
RR=-0.120 0.007; TT=-0.628 0.007
PP= 0.748 0.008; RT= 0.146 0.015
RP= 0.015 0.013; TP= 0.363 0.006
PRINCIPAL AXES:
1.(T) VAL=  0.841;PLG= 3;AZM=284
2.(N)      -0.092;    77;     28
3.(P)      -0.748;    12;    194
BEST DBLE.COUPLE:M0= 7.94*10**24
NP1: STRIKE=329;DIP=79;SLIP=-173
NP2: STRIKE=238;DIP=83;SLIP= -11

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