Historic Earthquakes: Moment Tensor Solution

Magnitude 6.7 OFF THE WEST COAST OF NORTHERN SUMATRA
Saturday, January 01, 2005 at 06:25:44 UTC

 05/01/01 06:25:44.94
 OFF W COAST OF NORTHERN SUMATRA 
 Epicenter:   5.045   92.259
 MW 6.5

 USGS MOMENT TENSOR SOLUTION
 Depth  13         No. of sta: 33
 Moment Tensor;   Scale 10**18 Nm
   Mrr=-0.65       Mtt=-3.16
   Mff= 3.80       Mrt= 0.99
   Mrf=-2.44       Mtf=-5.18
  Principal axes:
   T  Val=  7.41  Plg=18  Azm= 62
   N       -1.48      72      231
   P       -5.93       3      331

 Best Double Couple:Mo=6.7*10**18
  NP1:Strike=105 Dip=75 Slip= 169
  NP2:       198     80        15
                                      
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Moment Tensor Solution