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No Tsunami Threat to Hawai‘i From 7.1M California Quake

July 5, 2019, 5:41 PM HST
* Updated July 5, 8:11 PM
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533 PM HST FRI JUL 05 2019: NWS PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER EWA BEACH HI

AN EARTHQUAKE HAS OCCURRED WITH THESE PRELIMINARY PARAMETERS

ORIGIN TIME – 0520 PM HST 05 JUL 2019
COORDINATES – 35.5 NORTH 117.9 WEST
LOCATION – CENTRAL CALIFORNIA
MAGNITUDE – 7.1 MOMENT

EVALUATION

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BASED ON ALL AVAILABLE DATA A DESTRUCTIVE PACIFIC-WIDE TSUNAMI IS
NOT EXPECTED AND THERE IS NO TSUNAMI THREAT TO HAWAII.

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THIS WILL BE THE ONLY STATEMENT ISSUED FOR THIS EVENT UNLESS
ADDITIONAL DATA ARE RECEIVED.

M7.1 Earthquake – Southern California

Preliminary Report
Magnitude 7.1
Date-Time
6 Jul 2019 03:19:53 UTC
5 Jul 2019 20:19:53 near epicenter
5 Jul 2019 16:19:53 standard time in your timezone
Location 35.767N 117.605W
Depth 0 km
Distances
17.1 km (10.6 mi) NNE of Ridgecrest, California
79.1 km (49.0 mi) NNE of California City, California
104.0 km (64.5 mi) NE of Tehachapi, California
109.9 km (68.1 mi) NNW of Barstow, California
400.6 km (248.4 mi) NNW of Mexicali, Mexico

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