No Tsunami Threat to the Island of Hawaii following a magnitude 5.7 earthquake in the region/offshore of Bandon, Oregon Monday evening (December 28th).
Published by: HIRSC - Weather Team
The United States Geological Survey (USGS) reports a magnitude 5.7 earthquake occurred in the region/offshore of Bandon, Oregon Monday evening (December 28th) at 9:10 pm Hawaii Standard Time (HST).
The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center (PTWC) and the United States Tsunami Warning Center (USTWC) has completed a full assessment for this earthquake and reports that there is NO TSUNAMI THREAT TO THE ISLAND AND STATE OF HAWAI'I. Again, NO TSUNAMI THREAT.
This will be the only statement for this event unless further data is received.