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Monent Tensor Solution - NEIC-USGS

Colima, Mexico M 7.8 earthquake, January 22, 2003

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 03/01/22 02:06:35.89
 COLIMA, MEXICO                  
 Epicenter:  18.807 -103.886
 MW 7.8

 USGS MOMENT TENSOR SOLUTION
 Depth   5         No. of sta: 34
 Moment Tensor;   Scale 10**20 Nm
   Mrr= 1.20       Mtt=-1.26
   Mff= 0.06       Mrt= 4.67
   Mrf=-3.70       Mtf= 0.48
  Principal axes:
   T  Val=  6.09  Plg=51  Azm= 43
   N        0.03       5      307
   P       -6.12      39      213

 Best Double Couple:Mo=6.1*10**20
  NP1:Strike=267 Dip= 8 Slip=  50
  NP2:       128     84        95
                                      
                                      
               -------                
          ----##########---           
        --##################-         
      -#######################-       
    #-##########################-     
   #----##############   ########-    
   -------############ T #########    
  ----------##########   ##########   
  ------------#####################   
  ---------------##################   
  -----------------################   
  --------------------#############   
   ---------   ---------##########    
   --------- P ------------#######    
    --------   ---------------###     
      -------------------------       
        ---------------------         
          -----------------           
               -------                                             
                             

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See USGS Focal Mechanism plot.
                         
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