Earthquake with magnitude of around 7 strikes off Mexico's Pacific coast

posted Jul 12, 2012, 11:04 AM by Tom Kachelman   [ updated Jul 12, 2012, 11:05 AM ]
Earthquake with magnitude of around 7 strikes off Mexico's Pacific coast
 NWS PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER EWA BEACH HI
931 PM HST WED APR 11 2012
TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT
AN EARTHQUAKE HAS OCCURRED WITH THESE PRELIMINARY PARAMETERS

   ORIGIN TIME - 0916 PM HST 11 APR 2012
   COORDINATES - 28.8 NORTH  113.0 WEST
   LOCATION    - BAJA CALIFORNIA  MEXICO
   MAGNITUDE   - 7.1  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.