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Message pacific.TSUPAC.2013.02.06.0118

Tsunami Information Earthquake Information
Message Time: 06 Feb 2013 01:18 UTC
Message Num: 1
Message Text: click to read
Message Type: Expanding Regional Tsunami Warning
Warning: Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, Nauru, Papua New Guinea, Tuvalu, New Caledonia, Kosrae, Fiji, Kiribati, Wallis and Futuna A Tsunami Watch is in Effect For Marshall Islands, Howland and Baker, Pohnpei, Tokelau, Samoa, Kermadec Islands, New Zealand, American Samoa, Tonga, Australia, Niue, Cook Islands, Indonesia, Wake Island, Chuuk, Jarvis Island, Guam, Northern Marianas, Palmyra Island, Yap, Johnston Island, Minamitorishima, Belau
ETAs / Obs: none
Preliminary (PTWC)Official (USGS)
Origin Time: 06 Feb 2013 01:12 UTC 06 Feb 2013 01:12 UTC
Magnitude: 8 Mwp
(reviewed by PTWC)
Latitude: 10.9° S 10.7° S
Longitude: 165.1° E 165.1° E
Depth: 33 km (20.5 mi) 28.7 km (17.8 mi)
Location: Santa Cruz Islands
More Info.: updated earthquake information from the USGS NEIC
pacific.TSUPAC.2013.02.06.0118 map

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