7/23/10 Moro Gulf, Mindanao, Philippines 7.3 and 7.6


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7/23/10 Moro Gulf, Mindanao, Philippines 7.3 and 7.6 inset map

7/23/10 Moro Gulf, Mindanao, Philippines 7.3 and 7.6 focal mechanism

7/23/10 Moro Gulf, Mindanao, Philippines 7.3 and 7.6 Mw Earthquake Focal Mechanism

Earthquake Details Seismogram Explanation
Location: Moro Gulf, Mindanao, Philippines
Date: July 23, 2010
Time: 22:08:11 UTC; 5:08:11 pm CDT
Latitude: 6.70 N
Longitude: 123.47 E
Magnitudes: 7.3 and 7.6 Mw
Depth: 606 km
Distance: 122.85 deg (8,483 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 was two very large events that are about 40 minutes apart.
Both earthquakes very deep, hence the lack of large surface waves.

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