City and County of Honolulu

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05/14/2019 04:10 AM

7.7 Earthquake off of Papua New Guinea. NO Ts Threat to Hawaii, repeat NO Tsunami threat to Hawaii


TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT NUMBER 2

NWS PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER EWA BEACH HI

359 AM HST TUE MAY 14 2019


TO - EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT IN THE STATE OF HAWAII


SUBJECT - TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT


THIS STATEMENT IS FOR INFORMATION ONLY. NO ACTION REQUIRED.


AN EARTHQUAKE HAS OCCURRED WITH THESE PRELIMINARY PARAMETERS


   ORIGIN TIME - 0258 AM HST 14 MAY 2019

   COORDINATES - 4.2 SOUTH 152.5 EAST

   LOCATION - NEW BRITAIN REGION PAPUA NEW GUINEA

   MAGNITUDE - 7.7 MOMENT


EVALUATION


 A TSUNAMI THREAT EXISTS FOR PARTS OF THE PACIFIC LOCATED CLOSER TO THE EARTHQUAKE. HOWEVER... BASED ON ALL AVAILABLE DATA...

 THERE IS NO TSUNAMI THREAT TO HAWAII. REPEAT. BASED ON ALL AVAILABLE DATA... THERE IS NO TSUNAMI THREAT TO HAWAII.


THIS WILL BE THE FINAL STATEMENT ISSUED FOR THIS EVENT UNLESS ADDITIONAL DATA ARE RECEIVED.



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