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No Tsunami Threat From 4.1M Quake

June 6, 2018, 10:56 AM HST
* Updated June 6, 10:58 AM
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Wednesday, June 6, 2018, 10:39 a.m.

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center reports the earthquake that occurred at approximately 10:39 a.m. was NOT large enough to cause a tsunami for the Island of Hawai‘i.

There is NO tsunami threat for the island of Hawai‘i.

Preliminary data indicates that the earthquake measuring a magnitude of 4.1 was centered at the Hāmākua Coast.

As in all earthquakes, be aware of the possibility of aftershocks. If the earthquake was strongly felt in your area, precautionary checks should be made for any damages; especially to utility connections of gas, water and electricity.


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