Earthquake Information Statement # 2 for September 14, 2020
No Tsunami Threat for the Island of Hawaii following a magnitude 6.1 earthquake in the region of Labasa, Fiji Monday evening (September 14th).
Published by: HIRSC - Weather Team
The United States Geological Survey (USGS) reports a magnitude 6.1 earthquake at a depth of 6.2-miles occurred in the region of Labasa, Fiji at 6:12 pm Hawaii Standard Time (HST) Monday evening (September 14th).
Based on all assessments and evaluations completed by the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center (PTWC), there is NO TSUNAMI THREAT TO ISLAND AND STATE OF HAWAI'I, AGAIN NO TSUNAMI THREAT.
This will be the only statement for this event unless further data is received.