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WEAK53 PAAQ 191738
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Tsunami Information Statement Number 1
NWS National Tsunami Warning Center Palmer AK
938 AM AKDT Fri Aug 19 2016

...THIS IS A TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT FOR ALASKA...


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 4.3
* Origin Time 0936 AKDT Aug 19 2016
1036 PDT Aug 19 2016
1736 UTC Aug 19 2016
* Coordinates 61.6 North 146.2 West
* Depth 12 miles
* Location 35 miles N of Valdez, Alaska
125 miles NE of Anchorage, Alaska


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.

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