Historic Earthquakes: Moment Tensor Solution

Magnitude 8.4 NEAR COAST OF PERU
2001 June 23 20:33:14 UTC

 01/06/23 20:33:14.14
 NEAR COAST OF PERU (REVISED)
 Epicenter: -16.140  -73.312
 MW 8.3

 USGS MOMENT TENSOR SOLUTION
 Depth   8         No. of sta: 68
 Moment Tensor;   Scale 10**21 Nm
   Mrr= 0.32       Mtt=-0.39
   Mff= 0.08       Mrt= 1.98
   Mrf=-3.08       Mtf= 0.28
  Principal axes:
   T  Val=  3.69  Plg=47  Azm= 62
   N        0.00       5      327
   P       -3.69      42      232

 Best Double Couple:Mo=3.7*10**21
  NP1:Strike=263 Dip= 6 Slip=  26
  NP2:       147     88        95
                                      
                                      
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Moment Tensor Solution