comscore No tsunami threat to Hawaii following New Zealand earthquake | Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Top News

No tsunami threat to Hawaii following New Zealand earthquake

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center confirmed that there is no tsunami threat to Hawaii following a magnitude-6.8 earthquake about 122 miles northwest of Auckland Island in New Zealand.

The report issued by the center shortly after the quake at 9 p.m. tonight stated that “a destructive Pacific-wide tsunami is not expected and there is no tsunami threat to Hawaii.”

Click here to see our full coverage of the coronavirus outbreak. Submit your coronavirus news tip.

Be the first to know
Get web push notifications from Star-Advertiser when the next breaking story happens — it's FREE! You just need a supported web browser.
Subscribe for this feature
Comments (0)

By participating in online discussions you acknowledge that you have agreed to the Terms of Service. An insightful discussion of ideas and viewpoints is encouraged, but comments must be civil and in good taste, with no personal attacks. If your comments are inappropriate, you may be banned from posting. Report comments if you believe they do not follow our guidelines.

Having trouble with comments? Learn more here.

Scroll Up