May 8, 2017

[Tsunami Message - IOC] NWS-NTWC Tsunami Information Statement

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Tsunami Information Statement Number 1
NWS National Tsunami Warning Center Palmer AK
905 AM AKDT Mon May 8 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 earthquake information and historic tsunami records,
the earthquake is not expected to generate a tsunami.

* An earthquake has occurred with parameters listed below.


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

* Magnitude 6.6
* Origin Time 0901 AKDT May 08 2017
1001 PDT May 08 2017
1701 UTC May 08 2017
* Coordinates 51.4 North 178.6 West
* Depth 1 miles
* Location 105 miles E of Amchitka, Alaska
90 miles SW of Adak, Alaska


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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