There is no tsunami threat for Hawaii after a 7.6-magnitude earthquake at the Solomon Islands Saturday morning, according to the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center.
The quake was originally announced as an 8.3-magnitude earthquake that struck the Solomon Islands at around 10:15 a.m. Hawaii time.
Scientists say a Pacific-wide tsunami is not expected.
A tsunami warning was in effect for the Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and Papua New Guinea. However, it was not yet known if a tsunami was generated for these areas.
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