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28 May 2016

2016-05-28 09:47:01 UPDATED: (M7.3) SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION -56.3 -27.0 (10544)

== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==



Region: SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION
Geographic coordinates: 56.257S, 27.036W
Magnitude: 7.3
Depth: 93 km
Universal Time (UTC): 28 May 2016 09:47:02
Time near the Epicenter: 28 May 2016 07:47:02
Local standard time in your area: 28 May 2016 11:47:02

Location with respect to nearby cities:
50 km (31 mi) NNE of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
2571 km (1594 mi) ESE of Ushuaia, Argentina
2772 km (1718 mi) ESE of Rio Gallegos, Argentina
2787 km (1727 mi) SE of Puerto Deseado, Argentina
2065 km (1280 mi) ESE of Stanley, Falkland Islands


ADDITIONAL EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS
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event ID : us 20005ysu

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EARTHQUAKE: Magnitude 7.2 SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION 28/05/2016 09:47 (UTC)

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Magnitude 7.2 28/05/2016 09:47 SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION

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A magnitude 7.2 earthquake has occurred SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION at:
56.27S 27.05W Depth 90km 28/05/2016 at 09:47:01 (Universal Time)

Earthquake location with respect to nearby cities:
3240 km SE Montevideo (pop 1270737, local time 06:47:01.2 2016-05-28)
2563 km E Ushuaia (pop 58028, local time 06:47:01.2 2016-05-28)
2791 km SE Punta arenas (pop 117430, local time 05:47:01.2 2016-05-28)

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M7.2 SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION 28/05/2016 09:47 (UTC)

28/05/2016 09:47.
Magnitude 7.2.
SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION .
Latitude 56.27 South.
Longitude 27.05 West.
Depth 90 kilometers. ()
639 kilometers South East of Grytviken

ALERT: Mw 7.2 SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION 639 km SE Grytviken 28/05/2016 09:47 (UTC)

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WARNING : These parameters are preliminary and subject to revision.
Location and magnitude estimations may be revised if necessary in
an INFORMATION message.
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EARTHQUAKE on 28/05/2016 at 09:47 (UTC)
SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION 639 km SE Grytviken

MAGNITUDE: Mw 7.2

Data provided by: AT GFZ KAN MAD NEIC SC3

Latitude = 56.27 S
Longitude = 27.05 W
Origin Time = 09:47:01.2 (UTC)
Depth = 90 Km (f)
RMS = 1.21 sec
Gap = 26 degrees
95% confidence ellipse: - Semi major = 6.8 Km
- Semi minor = 5.5 Km
- Azimuth of major axis = 15 degrees

Number of data used = 129

Preliminary location computed on Sat May 28 10:05:27 2016 (UTC)
Done by Gilles Mazet-Roux

Comments :

Message number: 2320

All magnitudes estimations :
Mi7.3 (AT) M 7.0 (GFZ) Mw7.3 (KAN) Mw7.3 (NEIC) M
7.1 (SC3)

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2016-05-28 05:38:51 DELETED: (M6.6) SOUTH OF FIJI ISLANDS -22.0 -178.2 (10544)

DELETED: Event us 20005yqp

== EVENT DELETED NOTIFICATION ==

***This event has been deleted after review by a seismologist.***

Geographic coordinates: 22.021S, 178.161W
Magnitude: 6.6
Universal Time (UTC): 1 Jan 1970 00:00:00
Time near the Epicenter: 1 Jan 1970 12:00:00

Location with respect to nearby cities:
318 km (198 miles) WSW (252 degrees) of NUKU'ALOFA, Tonga
3029 km (1882 miles) WSW (256 degrees) of PAPEETE, Tahiti, French Polynesia


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2016-05-28 05:38:51 (M6.6) SOUTH OF THE FIJI ISLANDS -22.0 -178.2 (10544)

== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==



Region: SOUTH OF THE FIJI ISLANDS
Geographic coordinates: 22.021S, 178.161W
Magnitude: 6.6
Depth: 416 km
Universal Time (UTC): 28 May 2016 05:38:51
Time near the Epicenter: 27 May 2016 17:38:51
Local standard time in your area: 28 May 2016 07:38:51

Location with respect to nearby cities:
161 km (99 mi) SSE of Ndoi Island, Fiji
321 km (199 mi) WSW of Nuku`alofa, Tonga
557 km (345 mi) SE of Suva, Fiji
657 km (407 mi) SE of Nadi, Fiji
671 km (416 mi) SSE of Lambasa, Fiji


ADDITIONAL EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS
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event ID : us 20005yqp

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[Tsunami Message - IOC] PTWC TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT

TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT NUMBER 1
NWS PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER EWA BEACH HI
0543 UTC SAT MAY 28 2016

...PTWC TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT...


**** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE *****

THIS STATEMENT IS ISSUED FOR INFORMATION ONLY IN SUPPORT OF THE
UNESCO/IOC PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING AND MITIGATION SYSTEM AND IS
MEANT FOR NATIONAL AUTHORITIES IN EACH COUNTRY OF THAT SYSTEM.

NATIONAL AUTHORITIES WILL DETERMINE THE APPROPRIATE LEVEL OF
ALERT FOR EACH COUNTRY AND MAY ISSUE ADDITIONAL OR MORE REFINED
INFORMATION.

**** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE *****


PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS
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* MAGNITUDE 6.6
* ORIGIN TIME 0539 UTC MAY 28 2016
* COORDINATES 22.0 SOUTH 177.9 WEST
* DEPTH 420 KM / 261 MILES
* LOCATION FIJI REGION


EVALUATION
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* AN EARTHQUAKE WITH A PRELIMINARY MAGNITUDE OF 6.6 OCCURRED IN
THE FIJI ISLANDS REGION AT 0539 UTC ON SATURDAY MAY 28 2016.

* BASED ON ALL AVAILABLE DATA... THERE IS NO TSUNAMI THREAT
FROM THIS EARTHQUAKE.


RECOMMENDED ACTIONS
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* NO ACTION IS REQUIRED.


NEXT UPDATE AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
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* THIS WILL BE THE ONLY STATEMENT ISSUED FOR THIS EVENT UNLESS
ADDITIONAL DATA ARE RECEIVED OR THE SITUATION CHANGES.

* AUTHORITATIVE INFORMATION ABOUT THE EARTHQUAKE FROM THE U.S.
GEOLOGICAL SURVEY CAN BE FOUND ON THE INTERNET AT
EARTHQUAKE.USGS.GOV/EARTHQUAKES -ALL LOWER CASE-.

* FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT THIS EVENT MAY BE FOUND AT
PTWC.WEATHER.GOV AND AT WWW.TSUNAMI.GOV.

* COASTAL REGIONS OF HAWAII... AMERICAN SAMOA... GUAM... AND
CNMI SHOULD REFER TO PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGES
SPECIFICALLY FOR THOSE PLACES THAT CAN BE FOUND AT
PTWC.WEATHER.GOV.

* COASTAL REGIONS OF CALIFORNIA... OREGON... WASHINGTON...
BRITISH COLUMBIA AND ALASKA SHOULD ONLY REFER TO U.S. NATIONAL
TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGES THAT CAN BE FOUND AT
NTWC.ARH.NOAA.GOV.

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