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TIBATE

Tsunami Information Statement Number 1
NWS National Tsunami Warning Center Palmer AK
611 PM AST Fri Aug 26 2016

...THIS IS A TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT...


EVALUATION
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 * An earthquake has occurred; there is no tsunami danger.


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

 * Magnitude      4.8
 * Origin Time    1809  EDT Aug 26 2016
                  1809  AST Aug 26 2016
                  1709  CDT Aug 26 2016
                  2209  UTC Aug 26 2016
 * Coordinates    19.3 North 69.6 West
 * Depth          43 miles
 * Location       175 miles NW of Mayaguez, Puerto Rico
                  235 miles NW of San Juan, Puerto Rico


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND NEXT UPDATE
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 * The earthquake parameters are based on preliminary information.

 * Further information will be issued by the United States
   Geological Survey (earthquake.usgs.gov) or the appropriate
   regional seismic network.

 * 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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