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TIBAK1

Tsunami Information Statement Number 1
NWS National Tsunami Warning Center Palmer AK
928 PM PDT Mon Sep 25 2017

...THIS IS A TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT FOR ALASKA, BRITISH
   COLUMBIA, WASHINGTON, OREGON AND CALIFORNIA...

EVALUATION
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 * There is no tsunami danger for the U.S. West Coast, British
   Columbia, or Alaska.

 * Based on the depth of the earthquake, a tsunami is not
   expected.

 * An earthquake has occurred with parameters listed below.


PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS
---------------------------------
 * The following parameters are based on a rapid preliminary
   assessment and changes may occur.

 * Magnitude      6.5
 * Origin Time    2020 AKDT Sep 25 2017
                  2120  PDT Sep 25 2017
                  0420  UTC Sep 26 2017
 * Coordinates    23.8 South 176.4 West
 * Depth          65 miles
 * Location       south of the Fiji Islands


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND NEXT UPDATE
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 * Refer to the internet site tsunami.gov for more information.

 * Pacific coastal regions outside California, Oregon, Washington,
   British Columbia, and Alaska should refer to the Pacific Tsunami
   Warning Center messages at tsunami.gov.

 * This will be the only U.S. National Tsunami Warning Center
   message issued for this event unless additional information
   becomes available.

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