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5.0 M Earthquake shakes Hamakua Coast

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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Content provided by the “Honolulu Star-Advertiser” and the USGS.

Accessed on 05 July 2021, 0012 UTC, Post 23,182.

Source:

https://www.staradvertiser.com/2021/07/05/breaking-news/magnitude-5-0-earthquake-strikes-of-hamakua-coast-no-tsunami-expected/

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Magnitude 5.0 earthquake strikes of Hamakua coast; no tsunami expected

  • U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY
                                A preliminary magnitude 5.0 quake struck off the coast of the Big Island troday. No tsunami is expected.

    U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY

    A preliminary magnitude 5.0 quake struck off the coast of the Big Island troday. No tsunami is 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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Retired News director of Pacific Radio Group Radio Stations on Hawaii-the Big Island. I have more than 40 years of broadcast experience, including positons at KTUH-FM (UH-Manoa), KPOI-FM (Honolulu). KHLO-AM (Hilo), KKBG-FM (KBIG-FM)(Hilo/Kona), KAPA-FM (Hilo-Kona). Native-FM (Hilo-Kona), and ESPN Hawaii (Hilo-Kona). Former University of Hawaii-Hilo librarian. Retired Air Force Officer. Amatuer (Ham) Radio operator since 1977 (currently holds the Amateur Extra Class License from the FCC-KH6JRM).... Can read, write, and speak Russian. Retired on 30 September 2011, but still maintains a Hawaii Island News Blog.

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