Historic Earthquakes: Moment Tensor Solution

Magnitude 7.0 OFF THE EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN
2003 October 31 01:06:28 UTC

 03/10/31 01:06:32.09
 OFF EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN 
 Epicenter:  37.867  142.478
 MW 7.0

 USGS MOMENT TENSOR SOLUTION
 Depth   7         No. of sta: 54
 Moment Tensor;   Scale 10**19 Nm
   Mrr= 1.10       Mtt=-0.73
   Mff=-0.37       Mrt= 1.98
   Mrf= 2.58       Mtf=-0.28
  Principal axes:
   T  Val=  3.55  Plg=53  Azm=304
   N       -0.32       4       39
   P       -3.23      37      132

 Best Double Couple:Mo=3.4*10**19
  NP1:Strike=246 Dip= 9 Slip= 117
  NP2:        39     82        86
                                      
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Moment Tensor Solution