An earthquake of magnitude 7.7 hits southwest of Chile, No Tsunami Threat for Hawaii

An earthquake of magnitude 7.7 has occurred 150 miles southwest of Puerto Montt in Chile at a depth of 15km (9 miles).

The pacific tsunami warning center has issued a tsunami threat message for other parts of the Pacific located closer to the earthquake. However, based on all available data there is no tsunami threat to Hawaii.

Click here to download our mobile app for Android and iOS

Comments

comments

Check Also

Brush Fire Scorches Two Acres near Lahainaluna High School

West Maui fire crews responded to a brush fire near the Lahainaluna High School campus …