6.4-magnitude quake shakes Solomon Islands, but no tsunami threat to Hawaii

6.4-magnitude quake shakes Solomon Islands, but no tsunami threat to Hawaii

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A large earthquake struck near the Solomon Islands on Tuesday morning, but there was no tsunami threat to Hawaii, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said.

The 6.4-magnitude quake struck about 64 miles southwest of Taro'a at around 5:30 a.m. HST, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries.

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