Magnitude 6.50 quake near Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Last updated: 2014-10-13 21:28:54 UTC
- Location map
- Initial source parameters
- 3 components [closest Anza station]
- Vertical components [all Anza stations]
- Waveforms recorded at Mt. Soledad
The Anza group at the University of California San Diego operates a broadband seismograph network consisting of 17 three component broadband seismograph stations centered near Anza, California (see map).
On Sunday, September 21st, 2003 at 9:45 PM (PDT) we recorded a quake (preliminary mb 6.50) located near the city of Puerto Plata in the Dominican Republic.
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Initial source parameters for the recent event are shown below. The epicentral distance (distance separating the epicenter and the closest station in the recording network) for Anza is 4771 km (42.88 degrees).
This map shows the mainshock (red star) and any associated aftershocks (orange stars). Anza network stations are blue triangles.
|Latitude||Longitude||Origin time (UTC)||Origin time (PDT)||Depth (km)||mb||Author|
|19.6700||-70.6700||9/22/03 (265) 04:45||9/21/03 (264) 21:45||10||6.50*||orbassoc|
* The location and magnitude determined for this event are preliminary and are subject to change upon further review of seismic data.
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We operate a broadband station on Mt. Soledad. At 21:53 (PDT) station SOL recorded the P wave from this event. Here is a view of that event as picked by our analyst. A pink "P" indicates a P wave arrival, a pink "S" indicates an S wave arrival.
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URL: http://eqinfo.ucsd.edu/special_events/2003/265/a/index.php [Last updated: 2014-10-13 21:28:54 UTC]