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No tsunami threat to Hawaii after 6.7 earthquake near Solomon Islands

No tsunami threat to Hawaii after 6.7 earthquake near Solomon Islands

A powerful earthquake has shaken an area near the Solomon Islands, but it was not strong enough to generate a tsunami threat to Hawaii.

The earthquake was measured at a preliminary magnitude of 6.7, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The earthquake happened around  3:22 p.m. HST.

Here is a link to the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center.

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