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WEAK53 PAAQ 271057
TIBAK1

Tsunami Information Statement Number 1
NWS National Tsunami Warning Center Palmer AK
257 AM AKDT Mon Mar 27 2017

...THIS IS A TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT FOR ALASKA, BRITISH
COLUMBIA, WASHINGTON, OREGON AND CALIFORNIA...

EVALUATION
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* An earthquake has occurred; a tsunami is not expected.


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

* Magnitude 6.1
* Origin Time 0250 AKDT Mar 27 2017
0350 PDT Mar 27 2017
1050 UTC Mar 27 2017
* Coordinates 52.8 North 172.1 East
* Depth 31 miles
* Location 50 miles SW of Attu I., Alaska
480 miles W 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.

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