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Magnitude
Origin Time : 2016-09-08 06:00:00 UTC
Location : 24.8N - 62.2E (Off Coast of Pakistan (IOWave-Sep-2016))
Depth : 10 Km
Bulletin : 7 3.5 (CONFIRMED TSUNAMI THREAT IN THE INDIAN OCEAN)



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TSUNAMI BULLETIN NUMBER 7 (TYPE-III)
IOTWS TSUNAMI SERVICE PROVIDER INDONESIA (InaTEWS-BMKG)
issued at 1000 UTC, Thursday, 08 September 2016
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... CONFIRMED TSUNAMI THREAT IN THE INDIAN OCEAN ...

This bulletin applies to areas within and bordering the Indian Ocean.
It is issued in support of the UNESCO/IOC Indian Ocean Tsunami
Warning and Mitigation System (IOTWS).

1. EARTHQUAKE INFORMATION (preliminary)
IOTWS-TSP INDONESIA has detected an earthquake with the following details:
information:

   Magnitude  : 9.0 (Mw)
   Depth      : 10km
   Date       : 08 Sep 2016
   Origin Time: 06:00:00 UTC
   Latitude   : 24.80N
   Longitude  : 62.20E
   Location   : Off Coast of Pakistan

2. EVALUATION
Sea level observations have confirmed that a TSUNAMI WAS GENERATED and
there MAY BE A THREAT TO SOME INDIAN OCEAN COUNTRIES.

Maximum wave amplitudes observed so far:

LOCATION            COUNTRIES     LAT    LON      AMPL(m) TIME(UTC) DATE
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CHABAHAR              IRAN      25.29N  60.60E     8.0     06:30   Sep 08, 2016
MUSCAT                OMAN      23.63N  58.57E     5.0     06:40   Sep 08, 2016
KARACHI             PAKISTAN    24.81N  66.75E     7.0     07:40   Sep 08, 2016
SALALAH               OMAN      16.93N  54.01E     3.0     08:50   Sep 08, 2016
MINICOY              INDIA      08.28N  73.05E     2.0     09:30   Sep 08, 2016
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3. ADVICE
This bulletin is being issued as advice. Only national/state/local
authorities and disaster management officers have the authority to
make decisions regarding the official threat and warning status in
their coastal areas and any action to be taken in response.

For more detailed information, please refer to the tsunami advisory
bulletins issued by the National Tsunami Warning Centres (NTWCs) of
IOTWS member states. The tsunami warning status reported by NTWCs for
their countries can be found at:   
http://www.incois.gov.in/Incois/tsunami/NTWCFeedbackStatus.jsp

4. UPDATES
Additional bulletins will be issued by IOTWS-TSP INDONESIA for this event as
more information becomes available.

Other IOTWS-TSPs may issue additional information at:
IOTWS-TSP AUSTRALIA: http://www.bom.gov.au/tsunami/iotws/
IOTWS-TSP INDIA    : http://www.incois.gov.in/Incois/tsunami/eqevents.jsp

5. CONTACT INFORMATION
IOTWS-TSP INDONESIA:
THE AGENCY FOR METEOROLOGY CLIMATOLOGY AND GEOPHYSICS (BMKG)
InaTEWS - Indonesian Tsunami Early Warning System
Address: Jl. Angkasa I no.2 Kemayoran, Jakarta, Indonesia, 10720
Tel.: +62 (21) 4246321/6546316
Fax: +62 (21) 6546316/4246703
P.O. Box 3540 Jakarta
Website:  http://www.bmkg.go.id
          http://inatews.bmkg.go.id
E-Mail:   inartsp@bmkg.go.id
          monitrtwp@bmkg.go.id

6. TSUNAMI WARNING SYSTEMS OUTSIDE THE INDIAN OCEAN

Pacific Tsunami Warning and Mitigation System (PTWS):
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Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre (PTWC)
http://ptwc.weather.gov/

North West Pacific Tsunami Advisory Centre (NWPTAC)
http://www.jma.go.jp/en/tsunami/

US National Tsunami Warning Centre (US NTWC)
http://wcatwc.arh.noaa.gov/

Joint Australian Tsunami Warning Centre (JATWC)
http://www.bom.gov.au/tsunami/


Northeast Atlantic, Mediterranean and Connected Seas (NEAMTWS):
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French National Tsunami Warning Centre (CENALT)
http://www.info-tsunami.fr

Institute of Geodynamics, National Observatory of Athens
http://www.gein.noa.gr/en/

Kandilli Observatory and Earthquake Research Institute, Turkey
http://www.koeri.boun.edu.tr/2/en/


Caribbean and Adjacent Regions (CARIBE EWS):
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Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre (PTWC)
http://ptwc.weather.gov/

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NTWC Status Reports for this Bulletin

NTWC
Country
Status
Comments
Sender
Time
(UTC)
Indonesia
Threat Level 0: No impact expected, no flooding, no currents.
Earthquake did not felt by Indonesia
NTWC Indonesia
Thu Sep 08 2016 13:11:56 GMT+0700 (WIB)
Pakistan
Threat Level 3: Threat of tsunami inundation to land areas.
Tsunami warning issued for Gawadar, Pasni, Jiwani, Ormara and all the coastal areas of Balochistan.Immediate evacuation ordered at above locations. Rest to stand by for evacuation.
NTWC, Karachi, Pakistan
Thu Sep 08 2016 11:05:04 UTC+0500 2016
India
Threat Level 1: There is a potential for tsunami impact, but given the travel time, no response of the public is necessary at the moment.
Informed the Disaster Management Officials regarding the major Earthquake. West coast of India is under Threat.
ITEWC - INDIA
Thu Sep 08 2016 11:52:53 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
Madagascar
Threat Level 1: There is a potential for tsunami impact, but given the travel time, no response of the public is necessary at the moment.
NTWC MADAGASCAR
Bernardo
Thu Sep 08 2016 09:15:59 GMT+0300 (EAT)
Mauritius
Threat Level 0: No impact expected, no flooding, no currents.
Earthquake Information Bulletin Issued
Ram Dhurmea
Thu Sep 08 2016 10:24:50 GMT+0400 (Mauritius Standard Time)
Iran
Threat Level 3: Threat of tsunami inundation to land areas.
Tsunami warning has been announced to NDMO and other related departments. Evacuation in certain areas has started and people are being led to safe places.
Hanieh Moghadam
Thu Sep 08 2016 11:00:12 GMT+0430 (Iran Standard Time)
Mauritius
=Threat Level 1: There is a potential for tsunami impact, but given the travel time, no response of the public is necessary at the moment.
First Tsunami Watch Bulletin issued for islands of the Republic of Mauritius. Public is advised to follow instruction from local authorities
Ram Dhurmea
Thu Sep 08 2016 10:46:04 GMT+0400 (Mauritius Standard Time)
Indonesia
Threat Level 1: There is a potential for tsunami impact, but given the travel time, no response of the public is necessary at the moment.
Tsunami warning for Northern Sumatera
NTWC Indonesia
Thu Sep 08 2016 14:31:58 GMT+0700 (SE Asia Standard Time)
Iran
Threat Level 3: Threat of tsunami inundation to land areas.
Following Bulletin number 4, evacuated people are still in safe places.
Hanieh Moghadam
Thu Sep 08 2016 12:23:11 GMT+04:30 (Iran Standard Time)
Iran
Threat Level 2: Threat to coastal marine areas due to strong currents and oscillations in sea level.
According to our own plan the tsunami exercise has finished,but the emergency crews are still in place.
Hanieh Moghadam
Thu Sep 08 2016 12:36:37 GMT+0430 (Iran Standard Time)
Madagascar
Threat Level 2: Threat to coastal marine areas due to strong currents and oscillations in sea level.
NTWC MADAGASCAR BULLETIN 6: TSUNAMI THREAT FOR THE INDIAN OCEAN
Bernardo
Thu Sep 08 2016 11:41:26 GMT+0300 (EAT)
Madagascar
Threat Level 2: Threat to coastal marine areas due to strong currents and oscillations in sea level.
NTWC MADAGASCAR BULLETIN 7: TSUNAMI THREAT IN THE INDIAN OCEAN ...UNDER THREAT...
Bernardo
Thu Sep 08 2016 12:41:18 GMT+0300 (EAT)
Mauritius
Threat Level 3: Threat of tsunami inundation to land areas.
1. The National and Local Emergency Operation Command at the Disaster Management Center has been activated. 2. Pre-positioning, Mobilisation and & redeployment of assets/resources are already underway. 3. Evacuation Inhabitants in Agalega to Tsunami Tower in North Island is in progress. 4. Evacuation fishermen at St Brandon to Raphael Island in progress. 5. All islets around Mauritius are sanitised 4. Tsunami Alarms being used to sensitize people along beaches Hotel Managers, Boat Houses, Restaurants and Public being sensitized
Ram Dhurmea
Thu Sep 08 2016 13:52:13 GMT+0400 (Mauritius Standard Time)
Pakistan
Threat Level 3: Threat of tsunami inundation to land areas.
Confirmed Tsunami Threat. Evacuation ordered for all coastal areas of Pakistan. Updated sea-level information included.
NTWC, Karachi,Pakistan
Thu Sep 8 12:00:02 UTC+0500 2016
Madagascar
Threat Level 2: Threat to coastal marine areas due to strong currents and oscillations in sea level.
NTWC MADAGASCAR BULLETIN 8 ....TSUNAMI THREAT IN THE INDIAN OCEAN....
Bernardo
Thu Sep 08 2016 13:41:37 GMT+0300 (EAT)
Pakistan
CANCELLATION/ALL CLEAR.
All Clear
NTWC, Karachi,Pakistan
Thu Sep 8 16:00:01 UTC+0500 2016
Mauritius
Threat Level 3: Threat of tsunami inundation to land areas.
Tsunami Warning maintained and strengthened. Evacuation of inhabitants in Agalega island from South island to North island underway. Evacuation fishermen at St Brandon to Raphael Island in progress Evacuation of 6 vulnerable communities in Mauritius and 1 in Rodrigues in progress. As at 15h00 LT 345 inhabitants in Agalega, 27 fishermen in St Brandon, 11419 inhabitants in Mauritius, 131 in Rodrigues have been evacuated. Evacuation of ships and other vessels at the port in Mauritius and Rodrigues in higher seas being considered. 51 hotels in low lying areas on alert and ready for evacuation if necessary.
Ram Dhurmea
Thu Sep 08 2016 15:24:14 GMT+0400 (Mauritius Standard Time)
India
Threat Level 3: Threat of tsunami inundation to land areas.
Tsunami wave activity is being observed all along the West coast and in Tamil Nadu on the East coast of India. Public are still advised to stay back in the rescue centres.
ITEWC - INDIA
Thu Sep 08 2016 17:45:12 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
Madagascar
Threat Level 3: Threat of tsunami inundation to land areas.
NTWC MADAGASCAR ....................BULLETIN 10........................ TSUNAMI TOUCHED MADAGASCAR COSTLINE
Bernardo
Thu Sep 08 2016 15:42:03 GMT+0300 (EAT)
Tanzania
Threat Level 1: There is a potential for tsunami impact, but given the travel time, no response of the public is necessary at the moment.
TEST!TEST!TEST! Base on the analysis of observed information we do recommend that only areas in the beach area be under threat.This is a Tsunami Marine threat only at most
NTWC TANZANIA
Thu Sep 08 2016 16:17:07 GMT+0300 (EAT)
India
Threat Level 3: Threat of tsunami inundation to land areas.
Minor Tsunami Wave observed at Visakhapatnam, East Coast of India.
ITEWC - INDIA
Thu Sep 08 2016 19:43:05 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
Mauritius
Threat Level 3: Threat of tsunami inundation to land areas.
Tsunami Warning maintained for Mauritius, Rodrigues, St Brandon and Agalega. Evacuation completed at all locations previously mentioned. At the harbour a simulated evacuation process was carried out. Slight anomaly in sea level observed at Rodrigues.Monitoring of sea level from other tide gauge stations are ongoing.
Ram Dhurmea
Thu Sep 08 2016 18:30:14 GMT+0400 (Mauritius Standard Time)
Madagascar
Threat Level 3: Threat of tsunami inundation to land areas.
NTWC MADAGASCAR Threat of tsunami inundation to land areas
Bernardo
Thu Sep 08 2016 17:39:12 GMT+0300 (EAT)
Indonesia
Threat Level 1: There is a potential for tsunami impact, but given the travel time, no response of the public is necessary at the moment.
NTWC Indonesia
Thu Sep 08 2016 22:12:46 GMT+0700 (SE Asia Standard Time)
Madagascar
Threat Level 3: Threat of tsunami inundation to land areas.
NTWC MADAGASCAR Threat of tsunami inundation to land areas.
Bernardo
Thu Sep 08 2016 19:38:00 GMT+0300 (EAT)
Indonesia
CANCELLATION/ALL CLEAR.
NTWC Indonesia
Fri Sep 09 2016 00:06:49 GMT+0700 (SE Asia Standard Time)
Mauritius
CANCELLATION/ALL CLEAR.
No Tsunami Warning in force in the Republic of Mauritius Observations from tide gauges in Mauritius and Rodrigues shows that waves higher than 0.5 m are no longer being recorded after the passage of the highest amplitude wave. The tsunami warning is waived. However, due to strong currents that may persist in the coming hours, the public is advised not to go out at sea for the next 6 to 12 hours. The National Emergency Operation Command at the Disaster Management Center remains activated for post impact analysis. Evacuated people are gradually being brought back to their houses.
Ram Dhurmea
Thu Sep 08 2016 21:50:37 GMT+0400 (Mauritius Standard Time)
India
CANCELLATION/ALL CLEAR.
Final Bulletin (All Clear) Issued
ITEWC - INDIA
Thu Sep 08 2016 23:52:32 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
Madagascar
CANCELLATION/ALL CLEAR.
NTWC MADAGASCAR Cancellation Final Bulletin
Bernardo
Thu Sep 08 2016 22:04:31 GMT+0300 (EAT)

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