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The information contained here is the most recent information regarding earthquakes and tsunamis. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center in Hawaii issues bulletins immediately after an earthquake is generated within the Pacific rim and most Pacific island states and the possible tsunami threat that come after.


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PTWC - Pacific Ocean Bulletins

Tsunami warnings and information for Pacific Ocean countries

PTWC - Pacific Ocean Bulletins

  • — Ptwc Tsunami Information Statement

       (Sunday, 05 March 2017 22:54)

    000
    WEPA42 PHEB 052254
    TIBPAC
    
    TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT NUMBER 1
    NWS PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER EWA BEACH HI
    2254 UTC SUN MAR 5 2017
    
    ...PTWC TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT...
    
    
    **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE *****
    
     THIS STATEMENT IS ISSUED FOR INFORMATION ONLY IN SUPPORT OF THE
     UNESCO/IOC PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING AND MITIGATION SYSTEM AND IS
     MEANT FOR NATIONAL AUTHORITIES IN EACH COUNTRY OF THAT SYSTEM.
    
     NATIONAL AUTHORITIES WILL DETERMINE THE APPROPRIATE LEVEL OF
     ALERT FOR EACH COUNTRY AND MAY ISSUE ADDITIONAL OR MORE REFINED
     INFORMATION.
    
    **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE *****
    
    
    PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS
    ---------------------------------
    
      * MAGNITUDE      6.5
      * ORIGIN TIME    2248 UTC MAR 5 2017
      * COORDINATES    6.3 SOUTH  149.5 EAST
      * DEPTH          33 KM / 20 MILES
      * LOCATION       NEW BRITAIN REGION  PAPUA NEW GUINEA
    
    
    EVALUATION
    ----------
    
      * AN EARTHQUAKE WITH A PRELIMINARY MAGNITUDE OF 6.5 OCCURRED IN
        THE NEW BRITAIN REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA AT 2248 UTC ON
        SUNDAY MARCH 5 2017.
    
      * BASED ON ALL AVAILABLE DATA... THERE...

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