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9/5/2012 Costa Rica 7.6 Mw Earthquake Focal Mechanism

Earthquake Details Seismogram Explanation
Location: Costa Rica
Date: September 5, 2012
Time: 14:42:08 UTC; 8:42:08 am CDT
Latitude: 10.09 N
Longitude: 85.31 W
Magnitudes: 7.6 Mw
Depth: 35 km
Distance: 32.94 deg (2,275 miles from Milwaukee)
P-wave arrival time: Not verified.
S-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.

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