6.9 magnitude earthquake 339 km from Lorengau, Manus, Papua New Guinea

2014-08-03 00:22:03 UTC

UTC time: Sunday, August 03, 2014 00:22 AM
Your time: 2014-08-03T00:22:03Z
Magnitude Type: mww
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 1 person


A

6.9 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-03 00:22:03 UTC at 00:22
August 03, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.83, 146.169
339.2 km from Lorengau (211.2 miles)

Fed. States Of Micronesia

Depth: 13 km

Aftershocks:
B

5.7 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-03 00:26:41 UTC at 00:26
August 03, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.987, 146.26
352.2 km from Lorengau (219.2 miles)

Fed. States Of Micronesia

Depth: 14 km

C

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-03 00:39:15 UTC at 00:39
August 03, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.79, 146.454

Fed. States Of Micronesia

Depth: 12 km

D

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-03 00:45:08 UTC at 00:45
August 03, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.767, 146.423

Fed. States Of Micronesia

Depth: 10 km

E

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-03 00:50:59 UTC at 00:50
August 03, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.653, 145.478

Fed. States Of Micronesia

Depth: 10 km

F

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-03 02:52:49 UTC at 02:52
August 03, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.716, 146.402

Fed. States Of Micronesia

Depth: 14 km

G

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-03 03:16:47 UTC at 03:16
August 03, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.81, 146.375

Fed. States Of Micronesia

Depth: 14 km

H

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-03 04:34:08 UTC at 04:34
August 03, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.763, 146.348

Fed. States Of Micronesia

Depth: 15 km

I

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-03 05:12:45 UTC at 05:12
August 03, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 1.022, 146.143

Fed. States Of Micronesia

Depth: 10 km

J

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-03 07:34:00 UTC at 07:34
August 03, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.952, 146.38

Fed. States Of Micronesia

Depth: 10 km


Tsunami advisory issued by www.tsunami.gov

000 WEAK53 PAAQ 030032 TIBAK1 PUBLIC TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT NUMBER 1 NWS NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER PALMER AK 532 PM PDT SAT AUG 2 2014 ...THIS IS A TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT FOR ALASKA/ BRITISH COLUMBIA/ WASHINGTON/ OREGON AND CALIFORNIA... EVALUATION ---------- * THERE IS NO TSUNAMI DANGER FOR THE AREAS LISTED ABOVE. * BASED ON EARTHQUAKE INFORMATION AND HISTORIC TSUNAMI RECORDS THE EARTHQUAKE WAS NOT SUFFICIENT TO GENERATE A TSUNAMI. * AN EARTHQUAKE HAS OCCURRED WITH PARAMETERS LISTED BELOW. PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS --------------------------------- * MAGNITUDE 7.2 * ORIGIN TIME 1622 AKDT AUG 02 2014 1722 PDT AUG 02 2014 0022 UTC AUG 03 2014 * COORDINATES 0.9 NORTH 146.2 EAST * DEPTH 6 MILES * LOCATION E. CAROLINE ISLANDS MICRONESIA NEXT UPDATE AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION -------------------------------------- * THIS WILL BE THE ONLY U.S. NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGE FOR THIS EVENT UNLESS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION BECOMES AVAILABLE. * REFER TO THE INTERNET SITE NTWC.ARH.NOAA.GOV FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION. * PACIFIC COASTAL REGIONS OUTSIDE CALIFORNIA... OREGON... WASHINGTON... BRITISH COLUMBIA AND ALASKA SHOULD REFER TO THE PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGES AT PTWC.WEATHER.GOV.
000 WEHW42 PHEB 030031 TIBHWX HIZ001>003-005>009-012>014-016>021-023>026-030231- TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT NUMBER 1 NWS PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER EWA BEACH HI 231 PM HST SAT AUG 02 2014 TO - CIVIL DEFENSE 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 - 0222 PM HST 02 AUG 2014 COORDINATES - 0.9 NORTH 146.2 EAST LOCATION - FEDERATED STATES OF MICRONESIA REGION MAGNITUDE - 7.2 MOMENT EVALUATION BASED ON ALL AVAILABLE DATA A DESTRUCTIVE PACIFIC-WIDE TSUNAMI IS NOT EXPECTED AND THERE IS NO TSUNAMI THREAT TO HAWAII. REPEAT. A DESTRUCTIVE PACIFIC-WIDE TSUNAMI IS NOT EXPECTED AND THERE IS NO TSUNAMI THREAT TO HAWAII. THIS WILL BE THE ONLY STATEMENT ISSUED FOR THIS EVENT UNLESS ADDITIONAL DATA ARE RECEIVED.
000 WEPA42 PHEB 030030 TIBPAC TSUNAMI BULLETIN NUMBER 001 PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER/NOAA/NWS ISSUED AT 0030Z 03 AUG 2014 THIS BULLETIN APPLIES TO AREAS WITHIN AND BORDERING THE PACIFIC OCEAN AND ADJACENT SEAS...EXCEPT ALASKA...BRITISH COLUMBIA... WASHINGTON...OREGON AND CALIFORNIA. ... TSUNAMI INFORMATION BULLETIN ... THIS BULLETIN IS FOR INFORMATION ONLY. THIS BULLETIN IS ISSUED AS ADVICE TO GOVERNMENT AGENCIES. ONLY NATIONAL AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT AGENCIES HAVE THE AUTHORITY TO MAKE DECISIONS REGARDING THE OFFICIAL STATE OF ALERT IN THEIR AREA AND ANY ACTIONS TO BE TAKEN IN RESPONSE. AN EARTHQUAKE HAS OCCURRED WITH THESE PRELIMINARY PARAMETERS ORIGIN TIME - 0022Z 03 AUG 2014 COORDINATES - 0.9 NORTH 146.2 EAST DEPTH - 10 KM LOCATION - FEDERATED STATES OF MICRONESIA REGION MAGNITUDE - 7.2 EVALUATION NO DESTRUCTIVE WIDESPREAD TSUNAMI THREAT EXISTS BASED ON HISTORICAL EARTHQUAKE AND TSUNAMI DATA. HOWEVER - EARTHQUAKES OF THIS SIZE SOMETIMES GENERATE LOCAL TSUNAMIS THAT CAN BE DESTRUCTIVE ALONG COASTS LOCATED WITHIN A HUNDRED KILOMETERS OF THE EARTHQUAKE EPICENTER. AUTHORITIES IN THE REGION OF THE EPICENTER SHOULD BE AWARE OF THIS POSSIBILITY AND TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION. THIS WILL BE THE ONLY BULLETIN ISSUED FOR THIS EVENT UNLESS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION BECOMES AVAILABLE. THE JAPAN METEOROLOGICAL AGENCY MAY ALSO ISSUE TSUNAMI MESSAGES FOR THIS EVENT TO COUNTRIES IN THE NORTHWEST PACIFIC AND SOUTH CHINA SEA REGION. IN CASE OF CONFLICTING INFORMATION... THE MORE CONSERVATIVE INFORMATION SHOULD BE USED FOR SAFETY. THE U.S. NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER WILL ISSUE PRODUCTS FOR ALASKA...BRITISH COLUMBIA...WASHINGTON...OREGON...CALIFORNIA.