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Tsunami Information Statement Number 1
Aug 27 2016 at 2:33 am PDT

  • Posted on Aug 27 2016 at 2:33 am PDT
    Category: Information

    Bulletin Issue Time: 2016.08.27 09:33:14 UTC

    Preliminary Magnitude: 4.4(Ml)

    Lat/Lon: 19.307 / -64.633

    Affected Region: 45 miles NW of Settlement, Br. Virgin Is.

    Note: * There is NO tsunami danger from this earthquake.

    Definition: An information statement indicates that an earthquake has occurred, but does not pose a tsunami threat, or that a tsunami warning, advisory, or watch has been issued for another section of the ocean. View bulletin



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        • Posted on Aug 13 2016 at 5:00 pm PDT
          GLIDE number: EQ-2016-000083-PER
          Disaster type: Earthquake
          Affected countries: Peru

          On 14 August, a 5.4 earthquake shook department of Arequipa, killing four people. Some 1,564 families are affected, 1,074 houses are inhabitable and 383 houses have collapsed. National and regional authorities are assisting affected people. The Government declared a 60-day state of emergency for seven districts in the province Arequipean province of Caylloma. (OCHA, 15 Aug 2016)

          As of 18 August, the quake has left 9 people dead, 40 injured, and caused damages in about 100 houses. UNDP and other UN agencies in Peru visited the most affected districts on 18 August with the objective to assess the damages and to report them to the regional government of Arequipa. (UNDP, 18 Aug 2016)

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          Date: 14 Aug 2016
          Status: Ongoing

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