According to the USGS, a magnitude earthquake struck 6.3 miles North-Northeast of Kukuihaele at 1:43 p.m. HST.
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Magnitude 5.0 earthquake strikes of Hamakua coast; no tsunami expected
An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.0 struck off the Hamakua coast of the Big Island this afternoon. however, no tsunami is expected.
The quake struck 6.3 miles north-northeast of Kukuihaele on the Big Island at 1:43 p.m. at a depth of 7.9 miles, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Although no tsunami is expected, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center also said that some areas may have experienced shaking.
No serious injuries were immediately reported.
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