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7.1 magnitude earthquake in Bali Sea; NO tsunami threat to Hawaiʻi

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On Monday at 9:56 a.m. HST, a 6.9 magnitude earthquake was reported in the Sea of Bali, according to the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center in Honolulu.

The center said based on all available data a destructive Pacific-wide tsunami is not expected — and there is no tsunami threat to Hawaiʻi.

The U.S. Geological Survey, which had the magnitude at 7.1, said it struck 95.5 miles north of Pototano, Indonesia, and at a depth of 296.4 miles.


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