10 November 2013 at 0432 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and advised a party of two that the person missing from their party had gotten separated from them and had gone back to their hotel. A Sheriff’s Deputy was utilized in locating the missing party.