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No tsunami threat to Hawaiʻi after 7.0 Loyalty Islands earthquake

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There is no tsunami threat for Hawaiʻi following a 7.0 preliminary magnitude earthquake reported at 11:03 a.m. HST Southeast of the Loyalty Islands off of New Caledonia.

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center reports that a destructive Pacific-wide tsunami is not expected and there is no threat to Hawaiʻi.

Loyalty Islands earthquake (3.30.22) PC: USGS


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