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Latest Earthquakes FAQs - 13 Found

When are tsunami information and links put on the event page?

1. If we get  information (alerts) from any of the tsunami centers

 

or

 

2. For any earthquake, magnitude 5.0 or greater, that occurred in

   a. the Pacific Ocean, or
   b. Indonesia, or
   c. Papua New Guinea, or
   d. the Caribbean Sea, or
   e. Hawaii

 

(criteria from David Applegate, 07/20/2005)

 

For More Information, See NOAA's Tsunami Warning Centers:

Pacific Tsunami Warning Center

National Tsunami Warning Center

 

Tags: Seismology, Liquefaction, Tsunamis, Earthquakes, Faults, Tectonics, Magnitude, Prediction