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WEXX32 PAAQ 061651
TIBATE

Tsunami Information Statement Number 1
NWS National Tsunami Warning Center Palmer AK
1151 AM CDT Sun May 6 2018

...THIS IS A TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT FOR THE U.S. EAST COAST,
GULF OF MEXICO STATES, AND EASTERN CANADA...

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 4.9
* Origin Time 1247 EDT May 06 2018
1147 CDT May 06 2018
1247 AST May 06 2018
1647 UTC May 06 2018
* Coordinates 28.0 North 88.6 West
* Depth 25 miles
* Location 120 miles SE of Grand Isle, Louisiana
160 miles SE of New Orleans, Louisiana


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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