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6.6-M Quake Shakes Mexico, No Tsunami Threat to Hawai‘i

February 1, 2019, 6:48 AM HST
* Updated February 1, 6:50 AM
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AN EARTHQUAKE HAS OCCURRED WITH THESE PRELIMINARY PARAMETERS

ORIGIN TIME – 0614 AM HST 01 FEB 2019
COORDINATES – 14.8 NORTH 92.4 WEST
LOCATION – NEAR THE COAST OF CHIAPAS MEXICO
MAGNITUDE – 6.6 MOMENT

EVALUATION

BASED ON ALL AVAILABLE DATA A DESTRUCTIVE PACIFIC-WIDE TSUNAMI IS NOT EXPECTED AND THERE IS NO TSUNAMI THREAT TO HAWAI‘I.

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