USGS Energy and Broadband Solution

GULF OF CALIFORNIA
12/10/08 06:26:22 UTC
Epicenter: 25.12N 109.70W

 Energy Magnitude         Me 5.8                                       
Broadband Source Parameters:
 BROADBAND DEPTH:        14.0 km
 BROADBAND FAULT PLANE SOLUTION: 
 NP1:Strike=220 Dip=88 Slip=  60
 NP2:       127     30       176
 Principal Axes:
  T              Plg=40  Azm=103
  P                  36      336
 RADIATED ENERGY:                                                     
  No. of sta:  9  Focal mech.  F                                      
  Energy       9.9+2.4*10**12 Nm                                      
 COMMENT:  Depth from synthetics
  of broadband displacement     
  seismograms.                  
  Apparent Stress       0.23 MPa

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