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Magnitude
Origin Time : 2018-09-05 03:00:00 UTC
Location : 3.3N - 96E (Northern Sumatra, Indonesia (IOWave-Sep-2018))
Depth : 10 Km
Bulletin : 8 3.6 (CONFIRMED THREAT BULLETIN)






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PUBLIC TSUNAMI BULLETIN NUMBER 8 
IOTWMS TSUNAMI SERVICE PROVIDER INDONESIA (InaTEWS-BMKG)
issued at 0800 UTC, Wednesday, 05 September 2018
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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 (IOTWMS).

1. EARTHQUAKE INFORMATION (updated)
IOTWMS-TSP INDONESIA has detected an earthquake with the following details:

Magnitude  : 9.3 Mw
Depth      : 10km
Date       : 05 Sep 2018
Origin Time: 03:00:00 UTC
Latitude   : 3.30N
Longitude  : 96.00E
Location   : Northern Sumatra, Indonesia

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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Sabang              INDONESIA     5.83N  95.33E    8.00   3:25   Sep 05, 2018
Meulaboh            INDONESIA     4.12N  96.13E    8.00   3:40   Sep 05, 2018
Telukdalam          INDONESIA     5.83N  95.33E    6.00   3:45   Sep 05, 2018
Tanah Bala          INDONESIA     0.53S  98.50E    3.50   4:10   Sep 05, 2018
Sibolga             INDONESIA     1.73N  98.80E    4.00   4:40   Sep 05, 2018
Cocos_Island        AUSTRALIA    12.11S  96.89E    2.11   4:45   Sep 05, 2018
Ko_Taphao_Noi       THAILAND      7.81N  98.41E    2.48   4:48   Sep 05, 2018
Port_Blair          INDIA        11.68N  92.76E    1.10   4:59   Sep 05, 2018
Christmas_Island_AU AUSTRALIA    10.42S 105.66E    0.75   5:01   Sep 05, 2018
Nancowry            INDIA         8.05N  93.55E    5.35   5:17   Sep 05, 2018
Padang              INDONESIA     0.95S 100.36E    2.00   5:35   Sep 05, 2018
Trincomalee         SRI LANKA     8.56N  81.19E    1.36   5:37   Sep 05, 2018
Langkawi            MALAYSIA      6.41N  99.76E    2.58   6:07   Sep 05, 2018
Pangandaran         INDONESIA     7.74S 108.50E    0.60   6:35   Sep 05, 2018
Cilacap             INDONESIA     7.75S 109.00E    0.50   6:38   Sep 05, 2018
Sadeng              INDONESIA     8.19S 110.79E    0.50   6:40   Sep 05, 2018
Haing Gyi Kyun      MYANMAR      16.00N  94.31E    1.50   6:45   Sep 05, 2018
Gan                 MALDIVES      0.68S  73.15E    2.00   6:45   Sep 05, 2018
Male                MALDIVES      4.19N  73.52E    1.45   6:54   Sep 05, 2018
Diego_Garcia        UK            7.23S  72.43E    1.53   6:56   Sep 05, 2018
Minicoy             INDIA         8.28N  73.05E    0.32   7:11   Sep 05, 2018
Penang              MALAYSIA      5.45N 100.18E    3.00   7:15   Sep 05, 2018
Muncar              INDONESIA     8.44S 114.35E    0.30   7:40   Sep 05, 2018
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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
IOTWMS 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 IOTWMS-TSP INDONESIA for this event as
more information becomes available.

Other IOTWMS-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
IOTWMS-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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