The National Weather Service Pacific Tsunami Warning Center in Ewa Beach released 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 had the preliminary parameters below:
- Origin time – 08:36 a.m. HST 07 Jul 2013
- Coordinates – 3.8 south 154.0 east
- Location – north of the Solomon Islands
- Magnitude – 7.3 moment
*Note the USGS and Pacific Tsunami Warning Center may have slightly different information as magnitude is adjusted when more data is collected.