Published On: Tue, Feb 18th, 2014

This is a tsunami information statement for Bonaire and Curaçao

No Threat Of A Tsunami

Meteo ServicesWILLEMSTAD - A strong Earthquake has occurred, but has no potential to generate a tsunami for Bonaire and Curaçao.

However, there is no threat of a destructive tsunami due to this event. Evacuation is not necessary.

Source Information:

  • Origin time: 05:27 A.M. local time.
  • Location:  14.7 degrees north and 59.0 degrees west; 189 KM, north northeast of Bridgetown Barbados.
  • Magnitude: 6.7 on the Richter Scale.
  • Depth: 17.5 kilometers

This is the only and final bulletin issued for this event.

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