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SEAK71 PAAQ 180453
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TSUNAMI SEISMIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NWS NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER PALMER AK
753 PM AKST SAT JAN 17 2015

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


EVALUATION
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* AN EARTHQUAKE HAS OCCURRED - A TSUNAMI IS NOT EXPECTED.


PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS
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* MAGNITUDE 5.9
* ORIGIN TIME 1948 AKST JAN 17 2015
2048 PST JAN 17 2015
0448 UTC JAN 18 2015
* COORDINATES 51.6 NORTH 179.6 EAST
* DEPTH 71 MILES
* LOCATION 30 MILES NE OF AMCHITKA ALASKA
160 MILES W 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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