Magnitude 6.0 Sth Of The Fiji Isls 26-Feb-12 (b000866c)

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Upgraded from original published 5.5 mb. EMSC had this as 6.0 Mw from the start.
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Major Tectonic Boundaries: Subduction Zones -purple, Ridges -red and Transform Faults -green

Shake Map

Seismic Hazard Map

Major Tectonic Boundaries: Subduction Zones -purple, Ridges -red and Transform Faults -green

Historic Seismicity 2012


Major Tectonic Boundaries: Subduction Zones -purple, Ridges -red and Transform Faults -green

P-Wave travel times

Moment Tensor Solutions
(Notes)

USGS Centroid Moment Solution

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USGS Body-Wave Moment Tensor Solution

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USGS WPhase Moment Solution

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Phase Data

     26 FEB 2012  ( 57)

     ot  = 05:21:31.88   +/-   1.67              SOUTH OF FIJI ISLANDS           
     lat =     -24.530   +/-   11.2
     lon =    -177.323   +/-   12.1              MAGNITUDE 5.5 (GS)       
     dep =        65.1   +/-    7.1   

     434 km (270 miles) SSW of NUKU`ALOFA, Tonga
     452 km (281 miles) SSE of Ndoi Island, Fiji
     528 km (328 miles) N of Raoul Island, Kermadec Islands
     1562 km (970 miles) NNE of Auckland, New Zealand

     nph =  202 of 223    se = 0.82    FE=171                            A   

     error ellipse = (124.0,  8.0, 19.6;215.0,  8.0, 15.9;352.0, 77.0, 10.4)

 mb = 5.5 (  1)  ML = 6.5 (  2)  mblg = 0.0 (  0)  md = 0.0 (  0)  MS = 0.0 (  0)

 sta  phase     arrival     res   dist azm    amp  per mag     amp  per mag  sta
 RAO  ePn     05:22:34.05  -6.6    4.7 186 L:8.9+1 .85 6.6                   RAO 
      eSn     05:23:27.55  S res =  -6.6X
 AFI  ePn     05:24:13.59  -3.7   11.8  27                                   AFI 
 OUZ  ePn     05:24:35.60  -1.4   13.2 214                                   OUZ 
      eSn     05:26:55.99  S res =  -6.4X
 MXZ  ePn     05:24:41.00   0.3   13.5 195                                   MXZ 
 URZ  ePn     05:24:53.60   0.2   14.5 198                                   URZ 
 DZM  ePn     05:25:02.04   0.3   15.1 276 b:7.1+2 1.4 5.7                   DZM 
 HIZ  ePn     05:25:04.63  -1.1   15.4 204 b:1.2+3 1.5 5.9                   HIZ 
 BKZ  ePn     05:25:05.17  -1.4X  15.5 198 b:6.7+2 1.9 5.5                   BKZ 
 RAR  ePn     05:25:10.78  -8.5X  16.5  82 b:6.3+2 1.1 5.7                   RAR 
 FUNA ePn     05:25:14.19  -2.0X  16.3 348 b:9.0+2 1.1 5.8                   FUNA
 BFZ  ePn     05:25:25.72   0.6   17.0 197 b:3.0+2 1.7 5.2                   BFZ 
 KHZ  eP      05:25:45.19  -7.1X  19.4 201 b:2.1+2 1.6 5.2                   KHZ 
 THZ  eP      05:25:49.22   0.8X  19.0 203 b:3.9+2 1.6 5.4                   THZ 
 LTZ  eP      05:26:00.48  -0.1   20.1 203 b:2.3+2 1.6 5.2                   LTZ 
 OXZ  eP      05:26:07.33   0.8   20.7 202 b:5.7+1 .98 4.9                   OXZ 
 RPZ  eP      05:26:15.20   1.2   21.4 204 b:2.0+2 1.7 5.2                   RPZ 
 LHI  eP      05:26:22.26   2.0   21.9 246 b:4.4+2 1.0 5.8                   LHI 
 KNTN eP      05:26:22.47  -1.4   22.3  15 b:7.8+2 1.5 5.9                   KNTN
 FOZ  eP      05:26:22.83   5.5X  21.7 206 b:5.6+1 .86 5.0                   FOZ 
 LBZ  eP      05:26:24.51   1.0   22.3 204 b:5.8+1 1.2 4.9                   LBZ 
 ODZ  eP      05:26:28.07   0.3   22.7 203 b:7.7+1 1.4 4.9                   ODZ 
      eSn     05:31:14.38  S res =  24.6X
 MLZ  eP      05:26:41.33   1.8   23.9 206 b:6.3+1 1.1 5.0                   MLZ 
 HNR  eP      05:27:02.17   0.2   26.3 301 b:4.1+2 1.1 5.9                   HNR 
 TARA eP      05:27:11.00  -0.6   27.4 338 b:1.6+2 1.0 5.6                   TARA
 ARMA eP      05:27:19.11   1.3   28.1 251 b:7.8+1 1.0 5.3                   ARMA
 EIDS eP      05:27:23.51   1.2   28.6 262 b:3.8+2 1.7 5.8                   EIDS
 CAN  eP      05:27:43.81   0.8   31.0 242 b:2.6+1 1.0 4.9                   CAN 
 CTAO eP      05:28:09.73   0.8   33.9 270 b:1.5+2 .90 5.9                   CTAO
 PMG  eP      05:28:36.04   0.5   37.0 288 b:2.0+2 1.0 6.0                   PMG 
 COEN eP      05:28:48.60  -0.5   38.6 278 b:9.2+1 1.1 5.6                   COEN
 MANU eP      05:29:07.84   0.9X  40.8 298 b:1.7+2 1.2 5.7                   MANU
 BBOO eP      05:29:13.46   1.0   41.5 248 b:3.5+1 .95 5.1                   BBOO
 AS01 eP      05:29:35.56  -0.1   44.3 261                                   AS01
 AS31 eP      05:29:35.97   0.0   44.3 261 b:3.6+1 1.1 5.1                   AS31
 WB2  eP      05:29:38.52  -1.0   44.8 266                                   WB2 
      eP      05:29:38.92  -0.6 
 WRAB eP      05:29:38.88  -0.6   44.8 266 b:1.3+2 1.0 5.7                   WRAB
 FORT eP      05:30:04.65  -2.8   48.4 250 b:4.8+2 .80 6.5                   FORT
 MTN  eP      05:30:19.29  -0.2   49.9 274 b:4.4+1 1.1 5.4                   MTN 
 KIP  epP     05:30:25.61  -5.5X  49.4  24                                   KIP 
 SOEI eP      05:31:15.78   2.0   57.3 274 b:7.2+2 1.4 6.6                   SOEI
 MBWA eP      05:31:15.79  -0.1   57.7 260 b:4.5+1 1.2 5.4                   MBWA
 JAGI eP      05:32:16.80  -1.8   67.0 271 b:5.2+1 1.0 5.5                   JAGI
 CISI eP      05:32:55.12  -1.1   73.2 269 b:6.4+1 1.0 5.5                   CISI
 KSM  eP      05:33:04.41  -0.2   74.6 279                                   KSM 
 PETK eP      05:33:35.22  -0.3   80.3 345                                   PETK
 PAGB eP      05:33:38.56   0.9   80.6  44                                   PAGB
 PASC eP      05:33:39.76   0.2   81.0  46                                   PASC
 MWC  eP      05:33:40.12  -0.3   81.1  46                                   MWC 
 BAR  eP      05:33:40.29   0.0   81.1  48                                   BAR 
 RDG13eP      05:33:40.74   2.2   80.8  42                                   RDG1
 CHRN eP      05:33:42.36  -0.6   81.6 138                                   CHRN
 OSI  eP      05:33:42.49   3.2X  80.9  46                                   OSI 
 SRIG eP      05:33:42.56   1.7   81.2  55                                   SRIG
 ISA  eP      05:33:42.97  -0.5   81.7  45                                   ISA 
 XPFO eP      05:33:44.02  -0.1   81.8  48                                   XPFO
 PFO  eP      05:33:44.01  -0.1   81.8  48                                   PFO 
 KMRM eP      05:33:44.47   2.4   81.5  39                                   KMRM
 CMB  eP      05:33:45.22   0.3   82.0  42                                   CMB 
 ORV  eP      05:33:46.34  -0.1   82.3  40                                   ORV 
 AFDM eP      05:33:46.35   0.3   82.2  41                                   AFDM
 WDC  eP      05:33:47.42   0.7   82.4  39                                   WDC 
 GSC  eP      05:33:48.07   0.0   82.6  46                                   GSC 
 MDPB eP      05:33:48.22   0.1   82.6  43                                   MDPB
 DAC  eP      05:33:48.46  -0.1   82.7  45                                   DAC 
 GLA  eP      05:33:48.97   0.9   82.6  49                                   GLA 
 WAKR eP      05:33:49.97   0.3   82.9  42                                   WAKR
 HSIG eP      05:33:50.16  -0.5   83.1  54                                   HSIG
 PNTR eP      05:33:51.04  -0.1   83.2  42                                   PNTR
 BEKR eP      05:33:51.11  -0.1   83.2  41                                   BEKR
 YBH  eP      05:33:51.22   0.9   83.1  38                                   YBH 
 SNAA eP      05:33:51.30  -3.4X  84.0 178                                   SNAA
 YERR eP      05:33:51.46  -0.4   83.3  42                                   YERR
 Y12C eP      05:33:51.54   0.4   83.2  48                                   Y12C
 VCNR eP      05:33:51.67   0.1   83.3  41                                   VCNR
 NV01 eP      05:33:52.57  -0.5   83.5  43                                   NV01
 PAHR eP      05:33:52.95  -0.7   83.7  41                                   PAHR
 NV11 eP      05:33:53.32  -0.1   83.6  43                                   NV11
 LDFC eP      05:33:53.59   0.5   83.6  47                                   LDFC
 HUMO eP      05:33:54.14   1.6   83.5  37                                   HUMO
 KVN  eP      05:33:54.99  -0.6   84.0  42                                   KVN 
 TPNV eP      05:33:55.22   0.2   83.9  45                                   TPNV
 RYN  eP      05:33:57.15   4.2X  83.5  43                                   RYN 
 MOD  eP      05:33:57.49  -0.5   84.5  39                                   MOD 
 SHPR eP      05:33:57.72   0.4   84.4  46                                   SHPR
 KDAK eP      05:33:58.84   1.3   84.6  13                                   KDAK
 TUC  eP      05:34:00.71   0.3   85.0  51                                   TUC 
 R11A eP      05:34:00.92  -0.4   85.2  44                                   R11A
 H04A eP      05:34:01.57   0.0   85.3  36                                   H04A
 PSI  eP      05:34:02.46  -0.6   85.4 275                                   PSI 
 BMN  eP      05:34:02.68   0.2   85.4  42                                   BMN 
 WVOR eP      05:34:04.26  -0.1   85.8  39                                   WVOR
 PLCA eP      05:34:04.52  -1.3   86.1 133                                   PLCA
 HPIG eP      05:34:04.83  -0.9   86.0  58                                   HPIG
 LCMT eP      05:34:05.27   0.3   85.9  46                                   LCMT
 CCUT eP      05:34:06.40   0.2   86.2  46                                   CCUT
 PSUT eP      05:34:07.24  -0.2   86.4  45                                   PSUT
 WUAZ eP      05:34:07.42   0.3   86.3  48                                   WUAZ
 SZCU eP      05:34:07.69   0.5   86.4  46                                   SZCU
 ZAIG eP      05:34:07.73  -0.3   86.4  63                                   ZAIG
 SVW2 eP      05:34:08.22  -2.0   87.1  10                                   SVW2
 J08A eP      05:34:08.25   0.6   86.5  39                                   J08A
 BRLK eP      05:34:08.84   0.6   86.7  13                                   BRLK
 EFI  eP      05:34:09.73  -2.1   87.4 147                                   EFI 
 PKCU eP      05:34:10.94   1.5   86.8  46                                   PKCU
 PAYG eP      05:34:11.64   0.8   87.0  90                                   PAYG
 SEW  eP      05:34:11.94   0.7   87.4  14                                   SEW 
 MTPU eP      05:34:12.06   0.6   87.2  46                                   MTPU
 G08A eP      05:34:12.17   0.0   87.4  37                                   G08A
 GO05 eP      05:34:12.62  -1.9   87.9 128                                   GO05
 SPU  eP      05:34:12.67  -0.9   87.8  12                                   SPU 
 EPT  eP      05:34:13.05  -1.1   87.8  54                                   EPT 
 MSU  eP      05:34:13.16   0.5   87.5  46                                   MSU 
 E07A eP      05:34:13.37  -0.2   87.8  36                                   E07A
 LTY  eP      05:34:13.70   0.0   87.8  35                                   LTY 
 W18A eP      05:34:13.94   2.4   87.2  50                                   W18A
 MFID eP      05:34:14.15  -1.0   88.1  40                                   MFID
 BMO  eP      05:34:14.96  -0.2   88.1  38                                   BMO 
 SUA  eP      05:34:15.58  -0.5   88.3  12                                   SUA 
 RC01 eP      05:34:15.69   0.4   88.2  13                                   RC01
 GLI  eP      05:34:16.84  -0.2   88.6  14                                   GLI 
 E08A eP      05:34:16.87   1.6   88.1  36                                   E08A
 NLU  eP      05:34:16.91   0.2   88.3  44                                   NLU 
 Q16A eP      05:34:17.33   0.6   88.3  46                                   Q16A
 PMR  eP      05:34:17.33  -0.6   88.8  13                                   PMR 
 MNTX eP      05:34:17.39  -0.4   88.6  54                                   MNTX
 D08A eP      05:34:17.47   0.1   88.6  36                                   D08A
 EYAK eP      05:34:17.55   0.5   88.6  15                                   EYAK
 F10A eP      05:34:17.90  -0.7   88.8  37                                   F10A
 MPU  eP      05:34:18.02  -0.2   88.7  45                                   MPU 
 TMUT eP      05:34:18.16   0.4   88.5  45                                   TMUT
 TX31 eP      05:34:18.27  -0.2   88.7  57                                   TX31
      eP      05:34:18.32  -0.2 
 LAZ  eP      05:34:18.79   0.3   88.7  51                                   LAZ 
 E09A eP      05:34:18.97   1.3   88.6  37                                   E09A
 B08A eP      05:34:19.07  -1.2   89.2  35                                   B08A
 RAGM eP      05:34:19.12   1.4   88.7  16                                   RAGM
 SRU  eP      05:34:19.35   0.1   88.9  46                                   SRU 
 DUG  eP      05:34:19.40   4.3X  88.0  44                                   DUG 
 CTU  eP      05:34:19.54   0.0   89.0  44                                   CTU 
 BNM  eP      05:34:19.66   0.1   88.9  52                                   BNM 
 DIV  eP      05:34:19.67   0.1   89.1  15                                   DIV 
 P17A eP      05:34:19.80   0.3   88.9  45                                   P17A
 HLID eP      05:34:20.00   0.4   89.0  40                                   HLID
 BMRM eP      05:34:20.30   0.1   89.2  15                                   BMRM
 JLU  eP      05:34:20.38   0.1   89.1  44                                   JLU 
 SML  eP      05:34:20.64   0.9   89.1  13                                   SML 
 LPM  eP      05:34:20.91   1.0   89.0  52                                   LPM 
 C09A eP      05:34:21.02  -0.1   89.4  35                                   C09A
 KLU  eP      05:34:21.02   0.1   89.4  15                                   KLU 
 SCM  eP      05:34:21.08   0.2   89.4  14                                   SCM 
 P18A eP      05:34:21.19  -0.3   89.3  45                                   P18A
 PV10 eP      05:34:21.40  -0.6   89.5  47                                   PV10
 HVU  eP      05:34:21.41   2.0   88.9  43                                   HVU 
 CAST eP      05:34:21.50  -1.7   89.9  11                                   CAST
 ANMO eP      05:34:21.58  -0.4   89.4  51                                   ANMO
 LLLB eP      05:34:21.85   0.8   89.4  32                                   LLLB
 PV09 eP      05:34:22.10   0.0   89.5  47                                   PV09
 MVCO eP      05:34:22.34   1.5   89.2  48                                   MVCO
 PV01 eP      05:34:22.46  -0.4   89.6  47                                   PV01
 LNIG eP      05:34:22.76  -1.6   89.9  63                                   LNIG
 PPLA eP      05:34:23.25   2.3   89.4  11                                   PPLA
 KTH  eP      05:34:23.65  -1.2   90.2  12                                   KTH 
 TRF  eP      05:34:24.32  -0.7   90.2  12                                   TRF 
 PV05 eP      05:34:24.43   3.3X  89.3  47                                   PV05
 NEW  eP      05:34:26.00   0.6   90.3  36                                   NEW 
 DHY  eP      05:34:26.42   0.3   90.5  13                                   DHY 
 PAX  eP      05:34:26.47  -1.0   90.8  14                                   PAX 
 MCK  eP      05:34:26.66  -0.6   90.8  12                                   MCK 
 S22A eP      05:34:27.15  -0.4   90.6  49                                   S22A
 MCMT eP      05:34:27.33   0.0   90.6  40                                   MCMT
 SKAG eP      05:34:27.44   1.3   90.5  20                                   SKAG
 O20A eP      05:34:28.32  -0.4   90.9  46                                   O20A
 REDW eP      05:34:28.41  -0.7   91.0  42                                   REDW
 PDAR eP      05:34:28.64  -2.7   91.5  43                                   PDAR
 MENT eP      05:34:29.08   0.0   91.2  15                                   MENT
 DLMT eP      05:34:29.16  -0.1   91.1  40                                   DLMT
 SNOW eP      05:34:29.61   0.0   91.1  42                                   SNOW
 FXWY eP      05:34:29.87   0.6   91.0  42                                   FXWY
 PD31 eP      05:34:29.97  -1.3   91.5  43                                   PD31
 MSO  eP      05:34:30.17   0.6   91.1  38                                   MSO 
 BW06 eP      05:34:30.38  -0.9   91.5  43                                   BW06
 LCO  eP      05:34:30.42  -2.3   91.7 123                                   LCO 
 TPAW eP      05:34:30.44   1.3   91.0  42                                   TPAW
 CCB  eP      05:34:30.88  -1.1   91.8  12                                   CCB 
 MLY  eP      05:34:30.96  -0.2   91.6  11                                   MLY 
      ePcP    05:34:36.32   4.3X
 IL1  eP      05:34:31.04  -2.3   92.1  13                                   IL1 
 MSTX eP      05:34:31.25  -0.8   91.6  53                                   MSTX
 MOOW eP      05:34:31.36   1.0   91.3  42                                   MOOW
 COLA eP      05:34:31.48  -1.4   92.0  12                                   COLA
 SDCO eP      05:34:31.61  -0.1   91.5  49                                   SDCO
 QLMT eP      05:34:31.84   0.7   91.5  41                                   QLMT
 MDM  eP      05:34:31.94  -1.0   92.0  12                                   MDM 
 YHB  eP      05:34:32.11   0.5   91.6  41                                   YHB 
 BOZ  eP      05:34:32.45  -0.2   91.8  40                                   BOZ 
 ILB  eP      05:34:32.57  -0.8   92.1  13                                   ILB 
 HDA  eP      05:34:32.90   1.1   91.8  13                                   HDA 
 YMR  eP      05:34:33.03   1.0   91.6  41                                   YMR 
 YHH  eP      05:34:33.07   0.3   91.8  41                                   YHH 
 T25A eP      05:34:33.42  -0.3   92.0  50                                   T25A
 H17A eP      05:34:33.50   1.0   91.7  41                                   H17A
 JCT  eP      05:34:33.81  -1.0   92.2  58                                   JCT 
 HRY  eP      05:34:34.56  -0.2   92.3  39                                   HRY 
 YFT  eP      05:34:34.81   2.9   91.6  41                                   YFT 
 LKWY eP      05:34:34.95   1.5   91.9  41                                   LKWY
 YNR  eP      05:34:36.50   3.5X  91.8  41                                   YNR 
 Q24A eP      05:34:37.02   1.4   92.4  48                                   Q24A
 CHTO eP      05:34:37.44   2.5   92.2 289                                   CHTO
 ISCO eP      05:34:38.30   2.2   92.5  47                                   ISCO
 EGAK eP      05:34:38.72  -0.3   93.3  15                                   EGAK
 ABTX eP      05:34:39.20  -0.6   93.3  56                                   ABTX
 COLD eP      05:34:41.75   1.0   93.7  10                                   COLD
 KSCO eP      05:34:47.86   4.4X  94.1  49                                   KSCO
 RSSD eP      05:34:49.03  -1.3   95.6  44                                   RSSD
 WMOK eP      05:34:50.92   3.9X  94.9  54                                   WMOK
 PB01 eP      05:34:55.06   0.2   96.5 117                                   PB01
 MNMC eP      05:34:57.44  -1.5   97.3 115                                   MNMC
 OK020eP      05:34:57.71   2.8   96.6  54                                   OK02
 OK022eP      05:34:59.46   3.8X  96.8  54                                   OK02

 Generated 2012 FEB 26 at 05:37 UTC

Preliminary Earthquake Report
U.S. Geological Survey, National Earthquake Information Center
World Data Center for Seismology, Denver 

Tsunami Information
No tsunami warning was issued by NOAA

Details Location Seismic Hazard maps P-Wave travel times Phase data

Other Links
PAGER details and PDF link.
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