Hawaii Tsunami News
False tsunami warnings go out along the East Coast and in Texas
Hawaiians aren't the only ones who may have experienced a false sense of impending doom recently. A test warning for a tsunami went out this morning, but without being clearly marked as a "TEST." In an explanatory tweet today, National Weather Service of New York officials said the warning, which
Massive earthquake off coast of Alaska triggers tsunami warnings
A 7.9 magnitude earthquake rattled the southern coast of Alaska early Tuesday and initially triggered fears of a tsunami in Hawaii and along the West Coast. The earthquake happened just after 1 a.m. local time about 175 miles south of Kodiak, Alaska. Residents of Kodiak were asked by police to move
7.8 Magnitude Earthquake Recorded Near Solomon Islands
To be index and a pair of earthquake striking today in northern California of magnitude six point five quake centered about 104 miles from the town of Ferndale no injuries reported. Off the Solomon Islands a seven point eight quake tsunami watch was issued for Hawaii it's now canceled.
6.5 Magnitude Earthquake Recorded Off the Coast of California
A 6.5 magnitude earthquake was recorded off the coast of northern California this morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The USGS said the quake was about 6.2 miles in depth, with its center located some 103 miles west of Ferndale and 281 miles northwest of Sacramento. The USGS initially
6.9-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes off the Coast of Japan: USGS
A 6.9-magnitude earthquake has been reported in Fukushima, Japan, according to the United States Geological Survey. Tremors from the earthquake could be felt as far away as Tokyo, about 150 miles south of the epicenter. Hazardous tsunamis are possible for parts of Japan's east coast within 300
Magnitude-7.8 Earthquake Strikes New Zealand
A magnitude-7.8 earthquake in New Zealand brought waves up to about 8 feet high, with the possibility that they would reach 10 to 16 feet high. The quake struck the South Island of New Zealand shortly after midnight Monday local time, according to the US Geological Survey . Waves reached 8 feet
Chile Shattered by Major 8.3-Magnitude Deadly Earthquake
Massive earthquake kills at least 11 people, causes Tsunamis: 1 million people evacuated.
Chile Issues Tsunami Alert After Massive 8.3 Magnitude Earthquake, Watch Issued for Hawaii
A massive earthquake struck off the coast of Chile Wednesday, prompting officials to issue a tsunami alert. American officials were also monitoring the 8.3 magnitude quake to see if tsunami waves would affect the West Coast of the United States and Hawaii, where it issued a watch. Officials said
7.8-Magnitude Aftershock Strikes Off Chile's Coast
A 7.8-magnitude aftershock struck off the coast of Chile on Wednesday, one day after an 8.2-magnitude quake struck nearby . The aftershock hit about 25 miles southwest of the city of Iquique and 6 miles beneath the ocean floor, according to the United States Geological Survey. Tsunami warnings were
Earthquake Off Chile's Coast, Tsunami Warnings Issued
More than 900,000 people evacuate Chile's coastal areas after 8.2-magnitude quake.