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TSUNAMI SEISMIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NWS NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER PALMER AK
1221 PM AKDT SAT AUG 15 2015

...THIS IS A TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT...


EVALUATION
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* AN EARTHQUAKE HAS OCCURRED - THERE IS NO TSUNAMI DANGER.


PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS
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* MAGNITUDE 5.5
* ORIGIN TIME 1216 AKDT AUG 15 2015
1316 PDT AUG 15 2015
2016 UTC AUG 15 2015
* COORDINATES 51.5 NORTH 175.2 WEST
* DEPTH 37 MILES
* LOCATION 65 MILES SW OF ATKA VILLAGE ALASKA
70 MILES SE OF ADAK ALASKA


NEXT UPDATE AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
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* THIS WILL BE THE ONLY U.S. NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER
MESSAGE ISSUED FOR THIS EVENT.

* 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.

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