Magnitude 6.9 Banda Sea 30-Aug-11

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Earthquake Details

Location Shake map Seismic Hazard maps
P-Wave travel times Phase data Tsunami bulletin
Other links (Tsunami bulletin not available for all events)

The details have only been updated in the PDE listings. The USGS web site still refers to the old magnitude.
065741.4 6.401S 126.774E 465 A 0.9 27 107 BANDA SEA. MW 6.9 (UCMT), 6.9 (GS), 6.9 (GCMT) WP 6.8 (GS)
Complete QED List (May not contain this quake if too long after the event.
Location maps
Location Maps
Shake Map. Click image for more.
Shake Map
Shake maps are archived over many years so there is no requirement to encapsulate them here.
Seismic Hazard map and Seismicity in 2011
Seismic Hazard Map
Historic Seismicity 2011
P-Wave travel times
Theoretical P-Wave travel time
Phase Data
Phase Data
Tsunami Bulletin
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WEIO23 PHEB 300704
TIBIOX

TSUNAMI BULLETIN NUMBER 001
PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER/NOAA/NWS
ISSUED AT 0704Z 30 AUG 2011

THIS BULLETIN IS FOR ALL AREAS OF THE INDIAN OCEAN.

… TSUNAMI INFORMATION BULLETIN …

THIS MESSAGE IS FOR INFORMATION ONLY.

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 – 0658Z 30 AUG 2011
COORDINATES – 6.4 SOUTH 126.8 EAST
DEPTH – 485 KM
LOCATION – BANDA SEA
MAGNITUDE – 6.8

EVALUATION

A DESTRUCTIVE TSUNAMI WAS NOT GENERATED BASED ON EARTHQUAKE AND
HISTORICAL TSUNAMI DATA. THIS EARTHQUAKE IS LOCATED TOO DEEP
INSIDE THE EARTH TO GENERATE A TSUNAMI IN THE INDIAN OCEAN.

THIS WILL BE THE ONLY BULLETIN ISSUED BY THE PACIFIC TSUNAMI
WARNING CENTER FOR THIS EVENT UNLESS ADDITIONAL 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.

Details Location Shake map
Seismic Hazard maps P-Wave travel times Phase data


Other Links
PAGER details and PDF link.
The PAGER archive includes Significant Earthquakes since 2008.
Web page images pack & USGS Pager PDF.
All images and data are (C) USGS/NEIC

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