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7.1-M Quake Shakes Peru, No Tsunami Threat to Hawai‘i

March 1, 2019, 7:57 AM HST
* Updated March 1, 9:13 AM
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An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.1, has occurred near Central Peru on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, at 10:51 p.m.

PRELIMINARY PARAMETERS

ORIGIN TIME – 1051 PM HST 28 FEB 2019
COORDINATES – 14.9 SOUTH 70.3 WEST
LOCATION – CENTRAL PERU
MAGNITUDE – 7.1 MOMENT

There is NO tsunami threat to the state and Island of Hawai‘i.

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