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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

       (Friday, 24 February 2017 17:36)

    872
    WEPA42 PHEB 241736
    TIBPAC
    
    TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT NUMBER 1
    NWS PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER EWA BEACH HI
    1736 UTC FRI FEB 24 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      6.6
      * ORIGIN TIME    1729 UTC FEB 24 2017
      * COORDINATES    23.4 SOUTH  178.5 WEST
      * DEPTH          417 KM / 259 MILES
      * LOCATION       SOUTH OF THE FIJI ISLANDS
    
    
    EVALUATION
    ----------
    
      * AN EARTHQUAKE WITH A PRELIMINARY MAGNITUDE OF 6.6 OCCURRED
        SOUTH OF THE FIJI ISLANDS AT 1729 UTC ON FRIDAY FEBRUARY 24
        2017.
    
      * BASED ON ALL AVAILABLE DATA... THERE IS NO TSUNAMI THREAT
     ...

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