A magnitude-6.4 (USGS) earthquake struck south of the Fiji Islands at 6:20 p.m. Monday.
The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said the earthquake had the following preliminary parameters:
- Origin time – 0620 p.m. HST 25 Sep 2017
- Coordinates – 23.8 South 176.4 West
- Location – south of the Fiji Islands
- Magnitude – 6.5 Moment
The PTWC said that “based on all available data, a destructive Pacific-wide tsunami is not expected and there is no tsunami threat to Hawaii.”