4.0 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Pahala Area
A 4.0 magnitude earthquake in the Pahala area was not large enough to trigger a tsunami, officials confirmed Saturday afternoon.
The quake occurred at approximately 3:49 p.m. in the vicinity of the Southwest Rift Zone of Kīlauea, according to the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center.
As in all earthquakes, residents should be aware of the possibility of after-shocks.
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