No tsunami threat to Hawaii after magnitude-7.1 quake hits off coast of New Zealand

No tsunami threat to Hawaii after magnitude-7.1 quake hits off coast of New Zealand

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A powerful earthquake struck off the coast of New Zealand, but there's no tsunami threat to Hawaii, according to the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center.

The quake, which struck around 6:35 a.m. HST, measured at a magnitude of 7.1. It occurred about 105 miles northeast of Gisborne, New Zealand.

There were no immediate reports of any damage.

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