USGS Energy and Broadband Solution

NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G
12/07/28 20:03:57 UTC
Epicenter: 4.70S 153.15E

  Me   5.9                                                             
Broadband Source Parameters:
 BROADBAND DEPTH:        41.0 km
 BROADBAND FAULT PLANE SOLUTION: 
 NP1:Strike= 80 Dip=60 Slip=  80
 NP2:       279     31       107
 Principal Axes:
  T              Plg=73  Azm=325
  P                  14      177
 RADIATED ENERGY                                                      
  No. of sta: 14  Focal mech.  F                                      
  Energy       1.4+0.2*10**13 Nm                                      
 COMMENT:  Depth from synthetics
  of broadband displacement     
  seismograms.                  

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