No tsunami threat for Hawaii after 6.7-magnitude quake reported off New Zealand

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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

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