No Tsunami Threat to Island of Hawaii following a magnitude 4.6 earthquake that occurred in the area of Kealakomo Ahupua'a, Puna late Thursday evening (July 2nd).
Published By: HIRSC Team - Hawaii Island (Holualoa) Section and Weather Team
The United States Geological Survey (USGS) reports a magnitude 4.6 earthquake had occurred in the area of Kealakomo Ahupua'a (South Flank of Kilauea) in Puna, Hawai'i at a depth of 7 kilometers (KM) at 11:20 pm Hawaii Standard Time (HST) late Thursday evening (July 2nd).
Based on all assessments conducted by the United States Tsunami Warning Centers (USTWC) and the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center (PTWC) reports that there is NO TSUNAMI THREAT TO THE ISLAND AND STATE OF HAWAII. Again, NO TSUNAMI THREAT.
This will be the only statement for this event unless further data is received.