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October 15, 2006

Earthquake Hits Hawaii

A 6.3 magnitude earthquake hit the big island of Hawaii:

HONOLULU - An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.3 struck Hawaii early Sunday morning, waking up residents and knocking out power across the island of Oahu.

The U.S. Geological Survey also reported several aftershocks. No damage reports were immediately available.

No tsunami warnings have been issued "based on magnitude and historic tsunami information."

"Magnitude 6.3 Earthquake Strikes Hawaii"

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Posted by Sean Hackbarth in Natural Disaster at 01:21 PM | Comments (2) | Trackbacks (0)