M 7 in Kermadec Islands Region on 16 Mar 2023 00:56 UTC

2023-03-16 01:08 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 earthquake information and historic TSUNAMI records the earthquake is not expected to generate a tsunami
  • 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 7.1
  • Origin time 1656 akdt mar 15.2023 1756 pdt mar 15 2023 0056 UTC mar 16
  • Coordinates 30.2 SOUTH 175 9 west
  • Depth 6 miles
  • Location in the kermadec ISLANDS region north of 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