The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says there is no tsunami threat for Hawaii after a 6.7-magnitude earthquake struck the Kermadec Islands near New Zealand.
Based on all available data, a destructive pacific-wide tsunami is not expected and there is no tsunami threat to Hawaii.
This will be the only statement issued for this event unless additional data are received.
- Origin time – 07:56 p.m. HST 29 Sep 2013
- Coordinates – 30.9 south 177.6 west
- Location – Kermadec Islands, New Zealand
- Magnitude – 6.7 moment