Historic USGS Moment Tensor Solutions

Magnitude 7.1 EASTERN NEW GUINEA REG., P.N.G.
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at 05:04:56 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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 2006 10 17 01:25:12.23  -5.881  150.982 PDE| 35.0 6.6 1.0  19 |1.02 77  83  0.00  3 188 -1.02 13 279| 13 32   96 186 58   86|100 GS              
 2006 11 06 20:56:51.11  -5.450  146.637 PDE|150.0 5.9 9.7  17 |1.17  2  96 -0.40  4   5 -0.77 86 213|190 43  -84   2 47  -95| 32 GS              
 2006 11 11 15:10:30.60  -5.994  148.593 PDE| 35.0 5.9 8.6  17 |8.26 72 355  0.61 16 153 -8.86  6 245|353 41  115 140 53   69| 86 GS              
 2006 11 24 12:31: 9.49  -5.997  150.483 PDE| 24.0 5.8 7.1  17 |7.18 69  14 -0.25  3 275 -6.93 21 184|268 25   82  97 66   94| 93 GS              
 2007 02 12 02:08:56.04  -5.002  144.980 PDE| 42.0 5.8 6.6  17 |6.49 84 105  0.14  5 318 -6.63  3 228|313 42   83 143 48   97| 96 GS              
 2007 05 12 11:31: 3.04  -5.463  146.108 PDE| 39.0 5.8 6.8  17 |6.82 85  31  0.06  1 129 -6.88  5 219|309 40   91 128 50   89| 98 GS              
 2007 07 23 00:08:32.57  -4.469  149.854 PDE|555.0 5.9 8.1  17 |8.92 22  73 -1.58 35 179 -7.34 47 317|119 38 -156  10 76  -54| 65 GS              
 2007 11 22 08:48:27.53  -5.757  147.098 PDE| 74.0 6.7 1.5  19 |1.62 84 151 -0.21  3 280 -1.41  3  10|104 41   95 278 49   86| 74 GS              
 2007 12 03 21:52:45.58  -6.374  148.463 PDE| 30.0 5.7 4.9  17 |4.61 70  17  0.50  4 273 -5.11 18 181|264 27   79  96 63   95| 80 GS              
 2008 01 01 18:54:59.01  -5.878  146.884 PDE| 35.0 6.1 2.0  18 |1.91 81 341  0.15  5 108 -2.06  6 199|295 38   98 105 52   83| 85 GS              
 2008 01 24 22:29:53.06  -6.026  146.619 PDE| 31.0 5.7 5.0  17 |4.90 38  27  0.20 39 256 -5.10 26 141|180 40   11  82 83  130| 92 GS              
 2008 02 03 17:10:25.19  -6.065  149.873 PDE| 30.0 5.3 9.7  16 |1.10 74   7 -0.35  3 110 -0.75 15 202|298 30   98 109 61   86| 36 GS              
 2008 07 25 20:11: 7.50  -5.808  146.658 PDE| 31.0 5.3 1.3  17 |1.12 83  51  0.36  3 285 -1.48  5 195|281 40   84 109 50   95| 51 GS              
 2008 08 30 06:54: 7.61  -6.146  147.258 PDE| 75.0 6.3 3.2  18 |3.51 42  10 -0.65 44 217 -2.86 13 113| 56 72  137 162 50   24| 63 GS              
 2008 10 18 00:54:39.65  -6.951  147.269 PDE| 75.0 5.6 3.7  17 |3.77 14 186 -0.15 12 279 -3.62 70  49|107 61  -75 258 32 -115| 92 GS              
 2009 01 22 13:40:25.99  -5.912  148.511 PDE| 42.0 6.1 1.5  18 |1.58 81  26 -0.28  4 260 -1.30  6 170|255 38   82  85 52   96| 65 GS              
 2009 02 08 15:34:37.22  -6.116  147.824 PDE| 35.0 5.5 2.3  17 |2.15 81  25  0.18  2 281 -2.33  8 191|279 37   86 103 54   93| 85 GS              
 2009 05 12 01:26:26.58  -5.664  149.543 PDE| 84.0 6.1 1.5  18 |1.40 39 149  0.18 12  49 -1.58 47 304|300 13  -18  48 86 -103| 77 GS              
 2010 01 03 04:11:39.49  -5.297  145.859 PDE| 34.0 5.8 5.6  17 |4.78 71  20  1.44 14 159 -6.23 11 252|  1 35  115 150 59   73| 54 GS              
 2010 01 10 13:27:31.37  -6.075  147.500 PDE| 66.0 5.4 1.6  17 |1.61 55  36 -0.11 26 259 -1.49 20 159|212 34   37  90 70  118| 86 GS              

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