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No tsunami threat to Hawaii after earthquake near Fiji

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EWA BEACH, Hawaii -

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says there is no tsunami threat to Hawaii after a 7.2-magnitude earthquake struck south of the islands of Fiji on Tuesday.

However, there is a tsunami threat for Fiji.

The epicenter of the earthquake was 137.9 miles southwest of Nadi, Fiji, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.  It struck at around 11:52 a.m. Hawaii time.  The depth is about 9.4 miles.