Historic USGS Moment Tensor Solutions

Magnitude 6.9 INDIA-NEPAL BORDER REGION
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 12:40:48 UTC

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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 1986 06 20 17:12:46.94  31.240   86.847 PDE| 16.0 6.1 1.6  18 |1.61  5 101  0.00 84 258 -1.61  2  11|146 85  178 236 88    5|100 GS              
 1988 02 06 14:50:45.29  24.688   91.570 PDE| 34.0 5.8 6.0  17 |5.90 36  76  0.19 53 240 -6.08  8 340|112 59  158 214 72   33| 94 GS              
 1988 08 20 23:09: 9.56  26.755   86.616 PDE| 44.0 6.8 2.1  19 |2.14 19  79  0.01 53 323 -2.15 31 181|217 54  -10 312 82 -144| 99 GS              
 1992 07 30 08:24:46.65  29.584   90.163 PDE| 10.0 6.1 1.7  18 |1.66  0 179  0.00 19 269 -1.66 71  88|251 48 -116 107 48  -64|100 GS              
 1993 03 20 14:51:59.77  29.084   87.333 PDE|                  |     25  85                    65 265|355 70  -90 175 20  -90|    GS              
 1996 07 03 06:44:45.55  30.147   88.189 PDE|  5.0 5.6 3.5  17 |3.54  2  84 -0.01 13 175 -3.53 76 344|161 44 -109   7 49  -72| 99 GS              
 1998 07 20 01:05:58.35  30.134   88.173 PDE|  5.0 5.7 5.2  17 |5.37  4 106 -0.30 14 197 -5.07 75 360|181 43 -111  29 51  -72| 89 GS              
 1998 08 25 07:41:40.19  30.079   88.109 PDE| 11.0 5.6 3.7  17 |3.80 12  88 -0.23 33 185 -3.57 55 341|144 44 -141  24 64  -53| 88 GS              
 2006 02 23 20:04:53.55  26.912   91.705 PDE| 14.0 5.8 5.4  17 |5.08  1 270  0.66 85  14 -5.73  5 180|315 86 -177 225 87   -4| 77 GS              
 2008 10 06 08:30:45.57  29.807   90.350 PDE|  7.0 6.1 1.9  18 |1.99  2 288 -0.20 16 197 -1.79 73  26| 35 45  -67 184 49 -111| 80 GS              
 2008 10 08 14:07:16.29  29.757   90.328 PDE|  2.0 5.4 1.4  17 |1.12  0 300  0.52  2 210 -1.64 87  35| 33 45  -86 208 45  -94| 37 GS              
 2009 07 24 03:11:56.83  31.158   85.902 PDE|  8.0 5.5 2.5  17 |2.39  5 277  0.14 74  29 -2.53 14 185|231 84  -14 323 76 -174| 89 GS              
 2009 09 21 08:53: 5.91  27.332   91.437 PDE|  7.0 6.1 1.6  18 |1.64 44   1 -0.01  3  95 -1.62 45 189| 12  4 -173 276 90  -86| 99 GS              
 2009 11 07 20:08:46.29  29.490   86.008 PDE|  6.0 5.4 1.5  17 |1.22  5 101  0.45 14   9 -1.67 74 212|358 52 -108 206 41  -68| 46 GS              

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