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7/7/2013 New ireland Region, Papua New Guinea 7.3 Mw Earthquake Focal Mechanism

Earthquake Details Seismogram Explanation
Location: New Ireland Region, Papua New Guinea
Date: July 7, 2013
Time: 18:35:30 UTC; 1:35:30 pm CDT
Latitude: 3.95 S
Longitude: 153.895 E
Magnitudes: 7.3 Mw
Depth: 394 km
Distance: 113.05 deg (7,806 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 very deep hence the lack of surface waves.

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