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Indian Ocean-wide Tsunami Watch Bulletin

11/04/2012

04/11/2012 05:45 AM EDT

 

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WEIO21 PHEB 110945
TSUIOX

TSUNAMI BULLETIN NUMBER 002
PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER/NOAA/NWS
ISSUED AT 0945Z 11 APR 2012

THIS BULLETIN IS FOR ALL AREAS OF THE INDIAN OCEAN.

... AN INDIAN-OCEAN-WIDE TSUNAMI WATCH IS IN EFFECT ...

A TSUNAMI WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR

 INDONESIA / INDIA / AUSTRALIA / SRI LANKA / MYANMAR / THAILAND /
 MALDIVES / UNITED KINGDOM / MALAYSIA / MAURITIUS / REUNION /
 SEYCHELLES / OMAN / PAKISTAN / SOMALIA / MADAGASCAR / IRAN /
 UAE / YEMEN / COMORES / MOZAMBIQUE / KENYA / TANZANIA /
 CROZET ISLANDS / BANGLADESH / KERGUELEN ISLANDS / SOUTH AFRICA /
 SINGAPORE

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 -  0839Z 11 APR 2012
 COORDINATES -   2.3 NORTH   93.1 EAST
 LOCATION    -  OFF W COAST OF NORTHERN SUMATRA
 MAGNITUDE   -  8.7

EVALUATION

 EARTHQUAKES OF THIS SIZE HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO GENERATE A
 WIDESPREAD DESTRUCTIVE TSUNAMI THAT CAN AFFECT COASTLINES ACROSS
 THE ENTIRE INDIAN OCEAN BASIN.

 HOWEVER - IT IS NOT KNOWN THAT A TSUNAMI WAS GENERATED.  THIS
 WATCH IS BASED ONLY ON THE EARTHQUAKE EVALUATION. AUTHORITIES IN
 THE REGION SHOULD TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION IN RESPONSE TO THE
 POSSIBILITY OF A WIDESPREAD DESTRUCTIVE TSUNAMI. WE ARE STILL
 WAITING FOR CONFIRMATION OF TSUNAMI FROM NEAREST SEA-LEVEL
 STATIONS.

ESTIMATED INITIAL TSUNAMI WAVE ARRIVAL TIMES AT FORECAST POINTS
WITHIN THE WARNING AND WATCH AREAS ARE GIVEN BELOW. ACTUAL
ARRIVAL TIMES MAY DIFFER AND THE INITIAL WAVE MAY NOT BE THE
LARGEST. A TSUNAMI IS A SERIES OF WAVES AND THE TIME BETWEEN
SUCCESSIVE WAVES CAN BE FIVE MINUTES TO ONE HOUR.

Message indian.TSUIOX.2012.04.11.0945

Tsunami Information Earthquake Information
Message Time: 11 Apr 2012 09:45 UTC
Message Num: 2
Message Text: click to read
Message Type: Indian Ocean-wide Tsunami Watch Bulletin
Warning: none
Watch: For Indonesia, India, Australia, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Thailand, Maldives, United Kingdom, Malaysia, Mauritius, Reunion, Seychelles, Oman, Pakistan, Somalia, Madagascar, Iran, Uae, Yemen, Comores, Mozambique, Kenya, Tanzania, Crozet Islands, Bangladesh, Kerguelen Islands, South Africa, Singapore
ETAs / Obs: none
Preliminary (PTWC) Official (USGS)
Origin Time: 11 Apr 2012 08:39 UTC 11 Apr 2012 08:38 UTC
Magnitude: 8.7 Mwp
(reviewed by PTWC)
8.7
Latitude: 2.3° N 2.3° N
Longitude: 93.1° E 93.1° E
Depth: 33 km (20.5 mi)
Location: Off W Coast of Northern Sumatra
More Info.: updated earthquake information from the USGS NEIC
indian.TSUIOX.2012.04.11.0945 map

NOTE: PTWC earthquake parameters are only preliminary.
The USGS National Earthquake Information Center (NEIC) is the official source for earthquake information. USGS
Did you feel it? Report a felt earthquake.
 LOCATION         FORECAST POINT     COORDINATES     ARRIVAL TIME
 -------------------------------- ------------ ------------ INDONESIA SIMEULUE 2.5N 96.0E 0912Z 11 APR BANDA_ACEH 5.5N 95.1E 0933Z 11 APR SIBERUT 1.5S 98.7E 0944Z 11 APR PADANG 0.9S 100.1E 1025Z 11 APR BENGKULU 3.9S 102.0E 1037Z 11 APR CILACAP 7.8S 108.9E 1150Z 11 APR BANDAR_LAMPUNG 5.7S 105.3E 1200Z 11 APR BALI 8.7S 115.3E 1234Z 11 APR BELAWAN 3.8N 98.8E 1326Z 11 APR KUPANG 10.0S 123.4E 1333Z 11 APR BALI 8.7S 115.3E 1234Z 11 APR INDIA GREAT_NICOBAR 7.1N 93.6E 0937Z 11 APR LITTLE_ANDAMAN 10.7N 92.3E 1015Z 11 APR NORTH_ANDAMAN 13.3N 92.6E 1045Z 11 APR PORT_BLAIR 11.9N 92.7E 1050Z 11 APR CHENNAI 13.4N 80.4E 1134Z 11 APR TRIVANDRUM 8.3N 76.9E 1204Z 11 APR KAKINADA 17.2N 82.7E 1204Z 11 APR MANGALORE 13.3N 74.4E 1339Z 11 APR BOMBAY 18.8N 72.6E 1605Z 11 APR GULF_OF_KUTCH 22.7N 68.9E 1636Z 11 APR AUSTRALIA COCOS_ISLAND 12.1S 96.7E 1046Z 11 APR NORTH_WEST_CAPE 21.5S 113.9E 1312Z 11 APR CAPE_INSPIRATIO 25.9S 113.0E 1413Z 11 APR PERTH 32.0S 115.3E 1421Z 11 APR AUGUSTA 34.3S 114.7E 1440Z 11 APR GERALDTOWN 28.6S 114.3E 1456Z 11 APR CAPE_LEVEQUE 16.1S 122.6E 1500Z 11 APR ESPERANCE 34.0S 121.8E 1614Z 11 APR KINGSTON_SOUTH_ 37.0S 139.4E 1747Z 11 APR HEARD_ISLAND 54.0S 73.5E 1803Z 11 APR EUCLA_MOTEL 31.8S 128.9E 1824Z 11 APR HOBART 43.3S 147.6E 1858Z 11 APR DARWIN 12.1S 130.7E 1921Z 11 APR SRI LANKA TRINCOMALEE 8.7N 81.3E 1049Z 11 APR DONDRA_HEAD 5.9N 80.6E 1054Z 11 APR COLOMBO 6.9N 79.8E 1121Z 11 APR JAFFNA 9.9N 80.0E 1235Z 11 APR MYANMAR CHEDUBA_ISLAND 18.9N 93.4E 1142Z 11 APR CHEDUBA_ISLAND 18.9N 93.4E 1142Z 11 APR PYINKAYAING 15.9N 94.3E 1152Z 11 APR SITTWE 20.0N 92.9E 1220Z 11 APR MERGUI 12.8N 98.4E 1328Z 11 APR YANGON 16.5N 96.4E 1720Z 11 APR THAILAND PHUKET 8.0N 98.2E 1113Z 11 APR KO_PHRA_THONG 9.1N 98.2E 1203Z 11 APR KO_TARUTAO 6.6N 99.6E 1233Z 11 APR MALDIVES GAN 0.6S 73.2E 1144Z 11 APR MALE 4.2N 73.6E 1149Z 11 APR MINICOV 8.3N 73.0E 1214Z 11 APR UNITED KINGDOM DIEGO_GARCIA 7.3S 72.4E 1202Z 11 APR MALAYSIA GEORGETOWN 5.4N 100.1E 1303Z 11 APR PORT_DICKSON 2.5N 101.7E 1743Z 11 APR MAURITIUS PORT_LOUIS 20.0S 57.3E 1500Z 11 APR REUNION ST_DENIS 20.8S 55.2E 1514Z 11 APR SEYCHELLES VICTORIA 4.5S 55.6E 1525Z 11 APR OMAN SALALAH 16.9N 54.1E 1537Z 11 APR MUSCAT 23.9N 58.6E 1544Z 11 APR DUQM 19.7N 57.8E 1553Z 11 APR PAKISTAN GWADAR 25.1N 62.4E 1546Z 11 APR KARACHI 24.7N 66.9E 1638Z 11 APR SOMALIA HILALAYA 6.4N 49.1E 1546Z 11 APR CAPE_GUARO 11.9N 51.4E 1547Z 11 APR MOGADISHU 2.0N 45.5E 1602Z 11 APR KAAMBOONI 1.5S 41.9E 1629Z 11 APR MADAGASCAR ANTSIRANANA 12.1S 49.5E 1548Z 11 APR TOAMASINA 17.8S 49.6E 1601Z 11 APR MANAKARA 22.2S 48.2E 1616Z 11 APR MAHAJANGA 15.4S 46.2E 1652Z 11 APR CAP_STE_MARIE 25.8S 45.2E 1716Z 11 APR TOLIARA 23.4S 43.6E 1741Z 11 APR IRAN GAVATER 25.0N 61.3E 1552Z 11 APR UAE FUJAIRAH 25.1N 56.4E 1630Z 11 APR YEMEN AL_MUKALLA 14.5N 49.2E 1637Z 11 APR ADEN 13.0N 45.2E 1722Z 11 APR COMORES MORONI 11.6S 43.3E 1649Z 11 APR MOZAMBIQUE CABO_DELGADO 10.7S 40.7E 1706Z 11 APR ANGOCHE 15.5S 40.6E 1738Z 11 APR QUELIMANE 18.0S 37.1E 1905Z 11 APR MAPUTO 25.9S 32.8E 1955Z 11 APR BEIRA 19.9S 35.1E 2017Z 11 APR KENYA MOMBASA 4.0S 39.7E 1706Z 11 APR TANZANIA LINDI 9.8S 39.9E 1707Z 11 APR DAR_ES_SALAAM 6.7S 39.4E 1710Z 11 APR CROZET ISLANDS CROZET_ISLANDS 46.4S 51.8E 1734Z 11 APR BANGLADESH CHITTAGONG 22.7N 91.2E 1735Z 11 APR KERGUELEN ISLAN PORT_AUX_FRANCA 49.0S 69.1E 1816Z 11 APR SOUTH AFRICA PRINCE_EDWARD_I 46.6S 37.6E 1907Z 11 APR DURBAN 29.8S 31.2E 1910Z 11 APR PORT_ELIZABETH 33.9S 25.8E 2011Z 11 APR CAPE_TOWN 34.1S 18.0E 2111Z 11 APR SINGAPORE SINGAPORE 1.2N 103.8E 2330Z 11 APR ADDITIONAL BULLETINS WILL BE ISSUED BY THE PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER FOR THIS EVENT AS MORE INFORMATION BECOMES AVAILABLE. THE JAPAN METEOROLOGICAL AGENCY MAY ISSUE ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FOR THIS EVENT. IN THE CASE OF CONFLICTING INFORMATION...THE MORE CONSERVATIVE INFORMATION SHOULD BE USED FOR SAFETY. 
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  1. pradeep permalink
    11/04/2012 5:48 pm

    KAKINADA 17.2N 82.7E 1204Z 11 APR

    WHAT DOES IT MEAN IN INDIAN TIME

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