POSTED: 9:10 a.m. HST, Mar 13, 2014
LAST UPDATED: 9:22 a.m. HST, Mar 13, 2014
A strong earthquake 8 miles off the coast of the Kyushu region of Japan this morning does not pose a tsunami threat to Hawaii.
The 6.3 magnitude temblor struck at 7:06 a.m. Hawaii time, 8 miles north of Kunasaki-shi at a depth of 51.5 miles.
There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage in the area.