No tsunami threat for Hawaii after strong quake near Mariana Islands

Mariana Islands Earthquake

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says there is no tsunami threat for Hawaii following a strong earthquake near the Mariana Islands.

The 7.0-magnitude earthquake occurred just after 2:30 p.m. (HST).

Based on all available data, a destructive Pacific-wide tsunami is not expected and there is no tsunami threat for Hawaii.

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