No Tsunami from 6.1-M Loyalty Islands Quake
The magnitude is 6.1; 6.6 was the preliminary report.
10 Sep 2018 19:31:38 UTC
11 Sep 2018 06:31:38 near epicenter
10 Sep 2018 08:31:38 standard time in your timezone
Depth 10 km
234.6 km (145.5 mi) ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia
291.2 km (180.5 mi) SSE of Isangel, Vanuatu
318.6 km (197.5 mi) ESE of W�, New Caledonia
363.7 km (225.5 mi) E of Mont-Dore, New Caledonia
375.3 km (232.7 mi) E of Dumb�a, New Caledonia
ORGINAL: 11:18 a.m.
The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center reported on Monday, Sept. 10 at 10 a.m. that a 6.6-magnitude earthquake occurred southeast of Loyalty Islands at 9:32 a.m.
The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center reports there is no tsunami threat to Hawai‘i Island.
AN EARTHQUAKE HAS OCCURRED WITH THESE PRELIMINARY PARAMETERS
ORIGIN TIME 0932 AM HST 10 SEP 2018
COORDINATES – 22.1 SOUTH 170.0 EAST
LOCATION – SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDS
MAGNITUDE – 6.6 MOMENT
BASED ON ALL AVAILABLE DATA A DESTRUCTIVE PACIFIC-WIDE TSUNAMI IS
NOT EXPECTED AND THERE IS NO TSUNAMI THREAT TO HAWAII‘.