No Tsunami after 6.6 Quake in Japan

HONSHU, Japan (HawaiiNewsNow) - A large 6.6 magnitude earthquake has rocked Japan's northeast coast.

According to the U.S.G.S the quake hit 67 miles east-southeast of Hachinohe and 356 miles north-northeast of Tokyo.

It happened at 9:26 AM Hawaii time at a depth of 22.6 miles.

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says that a destructive Pacific-wide Tsunami is not expected and there is no Tsunami threat to Hawaii.

Here is a link to the Pacific tsunami Warning Center

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