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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 Final Tsunami Threat Message

       (Sunday, 22 January 2017 06:41)

    000
    WEPA40 PHEB 220641
    TSUPAC
    
    TSUNAMI MESSAGE NUMBER 5
    NWS PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER EWA BEACH HI
    0639 UTC SUN JAN 22 2017
    
    ...PTWC FINAL TSUNAMI THREAT MESSAGE...
    
    
    **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE *****
    
     THIS MESSAGE 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 *****
    
    THE TSUNAMI FORECAST IS UNCHANGED IN THIS MESSAGE.
    
    
    PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS
    ---------------------------------
    
      * MAGNITUDE      7.9
      * ORIGIN TIME    0430 UTC JAN 22 2017
      * COORDINATES    6.1 SOUTH  155.2 EAST
      * DEPTH          168 KM / 104 MILES
      * LOCATION       SOLOMON ISLANDS
    
    
    EVALUATION
    ----------
    
      * AN EARTHQUAKE WITH A PRELIMINARY MAGNITUDE OF 7.9 OCCURRED IN
        THE SOLOMON ISLANDS AT 0430 UTC ON SUNDAY JANUARY 22 2017.
    
      * BASED ON ALL AVAILABLE DATA... THE TSUNAMI THREAT FROM THIS
     ...

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