No tsunami from Canadian earthquake, 22 October 2018


Accessed on 22 October 2018, 1443 UTC, Post #17845.

Source:  Email message from the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency.

Comment:  A magnitude 6.6 earthquake Sunday evening off Vancouver Island did not generate a tsunami threat to Hawaii.  Here’s the update from the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency.

“A message from COUNTY OF HAWAII

This is a Civil Defense message for Sunday, October 21 at 8:15 in the evening.

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center reports an earthquake has occurred at Vancouver Island, Canada at 7:48pm,. The earthquake had a reported magnitude of 6.6.

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center reports there is no tsunami threat to Hawaii Island.

Again, there is NO Tsunami Threat to Hawaii Island.

We are on watch 24-hours a day for your safety.

This is your Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency.”


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