10/17/01 Virgin Islands 6.0
10/17/01 Virgin Islands 6.0 Focal Mechanism

Virgin Islands 6.0 Mw Earthquake Focal Mechanism

Earthquake Details Seismogram Explanation
Location: Virgin Islands
Date: October 17, 2001
Time: 11:29:09 (UCT); 6:29 am CDT
Latitude: 19.32 N
Longitude: 64.93 W
Magnitude: 6.0 Mw
Depth: 33 km
Distance: 30.57 deg (2,111 miles from Milwaukee)

P-wave arrival time not verified.
S-wave arrival time: 11:40 (UTC); 6:40 am CDT.
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.
The P-wave arrivals for this event were not distinct enough to identifiy clearly.

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