Tsunami Information Statement

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    TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT NUMBER 1
    NWS PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER EWA BEACH HI
    1805 UTC TUE APR 9 2019

    ...TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT...


    **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE *****

    THIS STATEMENT IS ISSUED FOR INFORMATION ONLY IN SUPPORT OF THE
    UNESCO/IOC TSUNAMI AND OTHER COASTAL HAZARDS WARNING SYSTEM FOR
    THE CARIBBEAN AND ADJACENT REGIONS AND IS MEANT FOR NATIONAL
    AUTHORITIES IN EACH COUNTRY OF THAT SYSTEM.

    NATIONAL AUTHORITIES WILL DETERMINE THE APPROPRIATE LEVEL OF
    ALERT FOR EACH COUNTRY AND MAY ISSUE ADDITIONAL OR MORE REFINED
    INFORMATION.

    **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE *****


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

    * MAGNITUDE 6.7
    * ORIGIN TIME 1754 UTC APR 9 2019
    * COORDINATES 58.7 SOUTH 25.1 WEST
    * DEPTH 115 KM / 71 MILES
    * LOCATION SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION


    EVALUATION
    ----------

    * AN EARTHQUAKE WITH A PRELIMINARY MAGNITUDE OF 6.7 OCCURRED IN
    THE SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION AT 1754 UTC ON TUESDAY
    APRIL 9 2019.

    * BASED ON ALL AVAILABLE DATA... THERE IS NO TSUNAMI THREAT
    FROM THIS EARTHQUAKE.


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

    * NO ACTION IS REQUIRED.


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

    * THIS WILL BE THE ONLY STATEMENT ISSUED FOR THIS EVENT UNLESS
    ADDITIONAL DATA ARE RECEIVED OR THE SITUATION CHANGES.

    * AUTHORITATIVE INFORMATION ABOUT THE EARTHQUAKE FROM THE U.S.
    GEOLOGICAL SURVEY CAN BE FOUND ON THE INTERNET AT
    EARTHQUAKE.USGS.GOV.

    * FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT THIS EVENT MAY BE FOUND AT
    WWW.TSUNAMI.GOV.

    * COASTAL REGIONS OF THE US GULF COAST... US EAST COAST... AND
    THE MARITIME PROVINCES OF CANADA SHOULD REFER TO U.S.
    NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGES THAT CAN BE FOUND
    AT WWW.TSUNAMI.GOV.

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