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Overall Green Earthquake alert in Russian Federation on 15 Mar 2017 22:19 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 152224
TIBAK1

Tsunami Information Statement Number 1
NWS National Tsunami Warning Center Palmer AK
224 PM AKDT Wed Mar 15 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 from this earthquake.


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

* Magnitude 5.4
* Origin Time 1420 AKDT Mar 15 2017
1520 PDT Mar 15 2017
2220 UTC Mar 15 2017
* Coordinates 50.9 North 178.9 East
* Depth 1 miles
* Location 40 miles S of Amchitka, Alaska
200 miles SW of Adak, Alaska


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND NEXT UPDATE
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* 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.

$$

2017-03-15 23:29:00 WEAK53PAAQ152224.TXT