PTWC: Earthquake off the coast of Central America, NO tsunami threat


The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center in Ewa Beach has issued a statement that based on all available data a destructive Pacific-wide tsunami is not expected and there is no tsunami threat to Hawaii.

The earthquake happened at 7:40 a.m. HST and have the following preliminary parameters:

Origin time – 0734 am hst 15 jun 2013
Coordinates – 11.7 north 87.0 west
Location – off the coast of central america
Magnitude – 6.7 moment

Click here for more information from the PTWC.

KHON2 News will have updated if anything changes on this event.

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