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No Tsunami Threat to Hawai‘i From 6.6-M Phillipines Quake

April 22, 2019, 8:05 PM HST
* Updated April 22, 8:12 PM
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AN EARTHQUAKE HAS OCCURRED WITH THESE PRELIMINARY PARAMETERS:

ORIGIN TIME – 7:38 p.m., April 22, 2019
COORDINATES – 11.9 NORTH 125.2 EAST
LOCATION – SAMAR PHILIPPINES
MAGNITUDE – 6.6


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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