RUSSIA (HawaiiNewsNow) - A major earthquake off the east coast of Russia was not strong enough to generate a tsunami for Hawaii.
The quake measured 7.3 magnitude, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
It happened at 5 p.m. Hawaii time.
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