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Jabatan Meteorologi Malaysia
KEMENTERIAN SAINS, TEKNOLOGI DAN INOVASI
Earthquake/Tsunami Alert ( IDM20024 )
6:13 pagi, 31hb Jan 2007

Our Ref: JMM.APL15/442/19 Jld ( 9e )/ ( 214 )

REVISION OF EARTHQUAKE INFORMATION
Issued by Malaysian Meteorological Department
Ministry of Science, Technology & Innovation
at 6.13 am 31/01/2007
This is a revision of the earthquake information issued at 5.55 am.
A strong earthquake has occurred with these revised parameters:
Time of Occurrence : 5.37 am on 31 January 2007
Coordinates : 21.1 North 145.1 East
Location : Near Mariana Island, 2576km Northeast of Cebu, Philippines, 3370km Northeast of Sandakan.
Magnitude : 6.9 on Richter scale
Assessment
Very small possibility of local tsunami near earthquake centre. No tsunami threat to Malaysia.