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Message pacific.2011.03.11.083004

Tsunami Information Earthquake Information
Message Time: 11 Mar 2011 08:30 UTC
Message Num: 4
Message Text: click to read
Message Type: a Widespread Tsunami Warning is in Effect
Warning: Japan, Russia, Marcus Is., N. Marianas, Guam, Wake Is., Taiwan, Yap, Philippines, Marshall Is., Belau, Midway Is., Pohnpei, Chuuk, Kosrae, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, Nauru, Johnston Is., Solomon Is., Kiribati, Howland-baker, Hawaii, Tuvalu, Palmyra Is., Vanuatu, Tokelau, Jarvis Is., Wallis-futuna, Samoa, American Samoa, Cook Islands, Niue, Australia, Fiji, New Caledonia, Tonga, Mexico, Kermadec is, Fr. Polynesia, New Zealand, Pitcairn, Guatemala, El Salvador, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Antarctica, Panama, Honduras, Chile, Ecuador, Colombia, Peru
ETAs / Obs: measurements
Preliminary (PTWC)
Origin Time: 11 Mar 2011 05:46 UTC
Magnitude: 8.9 Mwp
(reviewed by PTWC)
Latitude: 38.3° N
Longitude: 142.4° E
Depth: 24 km (14.9 mi)
Location: Near East Coast of Honshu Japan
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