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No tsunami threat for Hawaii after 6.2 magnitude earthquake – Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee

Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee 2021-10-10 19:13:36 –

Pacific Tsunami Warning Center, Ewa Beach, Hawaii,

EWA BEACH, Hawaii (KHON) – There was no tsunami threat to Hawaii on Sunday after the magnitude 6.2 earthquake struck the Big Island.

According to the US Geological Survey, the magnitude of the quake was 6.2, hitting about 17 miles south of Naalehu. Its size was originally reported in 6.1 before it was revised.

Honolulu’s National Meteorological Service said there was no tsunami threat. The injury was not reported immediately.

Residents reported feeling the shaking. At a gas station on Oahu, the shaking opened the refrigerator door and caused things to fall to the ground.

The KHON Newsroom received a call from people who felt shaking in Pahoa, Hawaii. In Kihei, Maui. And in some places on Oahu.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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