The PTWC (Pacific Tsunami Warning Center) is the official source for tsunami information in the United States for the Hawaii Region.
Read about the Hawaii Region messages
Below you will find a list of tsunami messages from the PTWC for the Hawaii Region from the last 6 hours.
|Tsunami Information Statement|
WEHW42 PHEB 281937
TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT NUMBER 1
NWS PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER EWA BEACH HI
937 AM HST THU APR 28 2016
TO - EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT 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 - 0933 AM HST 28 APR 2016
COORDINATES - 16.2 SOUTH 167.7 EAST
LOCATION - VANUATU
MAGNITUDE - 7.3 MOMENT
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.
The USGS (United States Geological Survey) is the official source for earthquake information in the United States.
Visit the USGS to see the latest earthquakes in the world for the past 7 days.
Below you will find a list of earthquake information from the USGS for the Central North Pacific from the last 6 hours.
|No earthquakes reported by the USGS greater than 2.5 magnitude in the last 6 hours north of the equator and south of 40N between 140W and the dateline.|