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BULLETIN
TSUNAMI MESSAGE NUMBER 3
NWS PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER EWA BEACH HI
1102 PM SST FRI NOV 03 2017

...THE TSUNAMI ADVISORY IS NOW CANCELED FOR AMERICAN SAMOA...

IN THIS MESSAGE ARE REVISED ALERTS.


AUDIENCE
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EMERGENCY MANAGERS... MEDIA... GENERAL PUBLIC


EVALUATION
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  * AN EARTHQUAKE WITH A PRELIMINARY MAGNITUDE OF 6.8 OCCURRED
    ABOUT 88 MILES SOUTH OF SAVAII ISLAND AT 1000 PM SST ON
    FRIDAY NOVEMBER 3 2017.

  * SOME AREAS MAY HAVE EXPERIENCED VERY STRONG SHAKING.

  * EVALUATION OF ALL AVAILABLE DATA INDICATE THAT A DESTRUCTIVE
    TSUNAMI WAS NOT GENERATED BY THIS EARTHQUAKE.

  * BASED ON ALL AVAILABLE DATA... THERE IS NO FURTHER TSUNAMI
    THREAT TO AMERICAN SAMOA FROM THIS EARTHQUAKE.


RECOMMENDED ACTIONS
-------------------

  * DO NOT RETURN TO EVACUATED AREAS UNTIL THE ALL CLEAR IS GIVEN
    BY LOCAL AUTHORITIES.

  * NO FURTHER ACTION IS REQUIRED.


POTENTIAL IMPACTS
-----------------

  * NO TSUNAMI IMPACTS ARE EXPECTED.


PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS
---------------------------------

  * MAGNITUDE      6.8
  * ORIGIN TIME    1000 PM SST NOV 03 2017
  * COORDINATES    15.1 SOUTH  172.8 WEST
  * DEPTH          49 MILES
  * LOCATION       ABOUT 88 MILES SOUTH OF SAVAII ISLAND


NEXT UPDATE AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
--------------------------------------

  * THIS WILL BE THE FINAL STATEMENT ISSUED FOR THIS EVENT UNLESS
    NEW INFORMATION IS RECEIVED OR THE SITUATION CHANGES.

  * FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT THIS EVENT MAY BE FOUND ON THE
    INTERNET AT PTWC.WEATHER.GOV AND AT WWW.TSUNAMI.GOV.

  * AUTHORITATIVE INFORMATION ABOUT THE EARTHQUAKE FROM THE U.S.
    GEOLOGICAL SURVEY CAN BE FOUND ON THE INTERNET AT
    EARTHQUAKE.USGS.GOV/EARTHQUAKES -ALL LOWERCASE LETTERS-.

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