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No Tsunami Threat to Marianas from Vanuatu Earthquake

No Tsunami Threat to Marianas from Vanuatu Earthquake

 

The U.S. Geological Survey recorded an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.7 that occurred 209 km SSE of Isangel, Vanuatu, with a depth of 143.3 km, at 9:04 p.m. (ChST).

 

As advised by the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center, there is no tsunami threat to Guam or the Northern Mariana Islands at this time.

 

This will be the final statement issued by GHS/OCD unless additional information is received.

 

JIC RELEASE NO. 1133 - COVID-19 Test Results: 27 New Cases, 12 Hospitalized; Updates to COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Schedule; Additional COVID-19 Updates

COVID-19 Test Results: 27 New Cases, 12 Hospitalized; 

Updates to COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Schedule; Additional COVID-19 Updates

 

COVID-19 Test Results: 27 New Cases Reported

Earthquake Recorded

Earthquake Recorded 

 

The U.S. Geological Survey recorded an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.5 that struck 184 km SW of Merizo Village, Guam, with a depth of 29.4 km, at 2:05 p.m. (ChST).

 

There were no damages or injuries reported from the nearby earthquake. There is no tsunami threat to the Marianas from the earthquake. 

 

JIC RELEASE NO. 1132 - COVID-19 Test Results: 39 New Cases, 11 Hospitalized; Updates to COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Schedule; Additional COVID-19 Updates

COVID-19 Test Results: 39 New Cases, 11 Hospitalized; 

Updates to COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Schedule; Additional COVID-19 Updates

 

COVID-19 Test Results: 39 New Cases Reported

Press Release - GHS/OCD Announces Notice of Funding Opportunity for FY22 Building Resilient Infrastructures and Communities Grant

The Offices of Guam Homeland Security and Civil Defense (GHS/OCD) informed stakeholders on September 7, 2022 of the Notice of Funding Opportunity for the FY2022 Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities (BRIC) grant program, which is an allocated funding opportunity of $2 million for Guam. 

JIC RELEASE NO. 1131 - Cumulative COVID-19 Test Results: 48 New Cases, 10 Hospitalized; Updates to COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Schedule; Additional COVID-19 Updates

Cumulative COVID-19 Test Results: 48 New Cases, 10 Hospitalized; 

Updates to COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Schedule; Additional COVID-19 Updates

 

Cumulative COVID-19 Test Results: 48 New Cases Reported

Today, the Department of Public Health and Social Services (DPHSS) reported 48 new cases of COVID-19 from 677 specimens analyzed from tests administered September 9 – 11, 2022:

 
  • September 12: 6 of 184 test positive for COVID-19

Port Authority AHAWS Siren to be Tested Today, September 12

The Offices of Guam Homeland Security and Civil Defense (GHS/OCD) will conduct a test of the All Hazards Alert Warning System (AHAWS) siren remotely from the Port Authority of Guam (PAG) location today, September 12, 2022, at 3 p.m.

The siren test from PAG is being conducted to assess operations. Residents, visitors and motorists surrounding the PAG AHAWS siren can expect to hear pre-scripted voice messaging announcing the start and end of the test, and the “Alert” tone.

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