TSUNAMI BULLETIN NUMBER 1
INDIAN TSUNAMI EARLY WARNING CENTRE INCOIS HYDERABAD (ITEWC)

ISSUED AT: 1445 IST Friday 24 August 2018

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Earthquake Information
EARTHQUAKE INFORMATION
Magnitude (Preferred) : 6.5  M
Depth: 620 km
Date : 24 Aug 2018
Origin Time: 1434   IST
Latitude: 11.05 S
Longitude: 70.76 W
Location: Peru-Brazil Border Region
EVALUATION

This earthquake happened on land part. Based on historical earthquake and tsunami data, Tsunami Threat does not exist for India.

ADVICE

This Bulletin is being issued as an advice. Only national/state/local authorities and disaster management offices have the authority to make decisions regarding the official threat status in their coastal area and any action to be taken in response.

UPDATES

No further bulletins will be issued by ITEWC INCOIS for this event unless additional information becomes available.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Indian Tsunami Early Warning Centre (ITEWC)

Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services (INCOIS)

Address:"Ocean Valley", Pragathi Nagar (BO), Nizampet (SO),

Hyderabad - 500 090, India.

Tel: 91-40-23895011

Fax: 91-40-23895012

Email: tsunami@incois.gov.in

Website: www.incois.gov.in