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No Tsunami Threat to Hawaii After 3.5 Oahu Quake

July 29, 2013, 11:16 AM HST
* Updated July 29, 11:19 AM
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Oahu Earthquake, 7/29/2013. Image courtesy Pacific Tsunami Warning Center.

Oahu Earthquake, 7/29/2013. Image courtesy Pacific Tsunami Warning Center.

By Wendy Osher

BREAKING: A 3.5 magnitude earthquake was reported off the windward coast of Oahu at 10:31 a.m. HST on Monday, July 29, 2013. There is NO tsunami expected according to the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center.

The USGS reports that the epicenter was located 8 miles E of Waimanalo Beach; 12 miles ESE of Kailua; 16 miles ESE of Kane’ohe; 19 miles E of Honolulu; and 22 miles E of Halawa.

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