M 6.9 in Kermadec Islands, New Zealand on 04 Mar 2023 06:41 UTC

2023-03-04 06:56 message from NTWC

Key information extracted from original GTS message :

  • There is no TSUNAMI danger for the u s west coast BRITISH columbia or alaska
  • Based on the depth of the earthquake a TSUNAMI is not expected
  • An earthquake has occurred with parameters listed below
  • Preliminary earthquake parameters
  • The following parameters are based on a rapid preliminary assessment of the earthquake and changes MAY occur
  • Magnitude 6.9
  • Origin time 2141 akst mar 03.2023 2241 pst mar 03 2023 0641 UTC mar 04
  • Coordinates 29.9 SOUTH 178 4 west
  • Depth 94 miles
  • Location near the kermadec ISLANDS NEW ZEALAND additional information and next update
  • Refer to the internet site tsunami
  • Gov for more information
  • Pacific coastal regions outside california oregon washington BRITISH columbia and alaska should refer to the pacific TSUNAMI warning center messages at tsunami
  • Gov
  • This will be the only u s national TSUNAMI warning center message issued for this event unless additional information becomes available