Historic Earthquakes: Moment Tensor Solution

Magnitude 8.0 NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G.
2000 November 16 04:54:56 UTC

 Dep  13           No. of sta: 27
 Moment Tensor;   Scale 10**20 Nm
   Mrr= 0.85       Mtt= 0.00
   Mff=-0.85       Mrt=-2.50
   Mrf= 1.78       Mtf= 0.77
  Principal axes:
   T  Val=  3.18  Plg=52  Azm=203
   N        0.19      11      308
   P       -3.37      36       46
 Best Double Couple:Mo=3.3*10**20
  NP1:Strike=180 Dip=14 Slip= 143
  NP2:       306     82        79