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No tsunami threat to Hawaii after 6.9 quake in Japan

JAPAN (HawaiiNewsNow) -

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says that the 6.9 magnitude earthquake that occurred in the Hokkaido region of Japan early Saturday morning did not generate a destructive tsunami.

The quake happened at 4:18 a.m. and was at a depth of 126 kilometers.

There is no tsunami threat to Hawaii.

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