5/16/06 Kermadec Islands Region 7.4
5/16/06 Kermadec Islands Region 7.4 Focal Mechanism

Kermadec Islands Region 7.4 Mw Earthquake Focal Mechanism

Earthquake Details Seismogram Explanation
Location: Kermadec Islands Region
Date: May 16, 2006
Time: 10:39:23 UTC; 5:39:23 am CDT
Latitude: 31.56 S
Longitude: 179.30 W
Magnitude: 7.4 Mw
Depth: 152 km
Distance: 111.70 deg (7,713 miles from Milwaukee)
Pdiff-wave arrival time: not verified.
Sdiff-wave arrival time: not verified.
The vertical axis is in units of displacement in centimeters.
The horizontal axis is in units of time in seconds.
The beginning of the file is the origin of the event.
This event was deep and did not produce large surface waves.

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