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

2023-03-16 01:04 message from NTWC

Key information extracted from original GTS message :

  • An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 7.1 occurred in the kermadec ISLANDS region at 0056 UTC on thursday MARCH 16 2023
  • Based on the preliminary earthquake parameters hazardous TSUNAMI waves are possible for coasts located within 300 km of the earthquake epicenter
Threat Forecast

  • Hazardous TSUNAMI waves from this earthquake are possible within 300 km of the epicenter along the coasts of kermadec islands.