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Mw 5.7 Earthquake, Green alert in Canada on 07 Jan 2017 03:13 UTC

GTS


GTS (Global Telecommunication Service) is the official Warning and Alerting channel by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) adopted by several Warning Organizations. As soon as a new GTS message regarding Tropical Cyclones (WT) or Tsunami (WE) the messages are processed and possibly assigned to the specific event. When a new GTS message is present an new tab in the specific event report page is present. The presence of a GTS message is also shown in the home page with a dedicated icon.
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WEAK53 PAAQ 070318
TIBAK1

Tsunami Information Statement Number 1
NWS National Tsunami Warning Center Palmer AK
718 PM PST Fri Jan 6 2017

...THIS IS A TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT FOR THE U.S. WEST COAST AND
BRITISH COLUMBIA...


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 5.5
* Origin Time 1814 AKST Jan 06 2017
1914 PST Jan 06 2017
0314 UTC Jan 07 2017
* Coordinates 50.3 North 129.8 West
* Depth 7 miles
* Location 115 miles W of Port Alice, British Columbia
280 miles S of Prince Rupert, British Columbia


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.

$$

2017-01-07 04:24:00 WEAK53PAAQ070318.TXT