The U.S. Geological Survey reported a 7.4-magnitude earthquake just south of the Fiji Islands.
The earthquake was reported at 7:19 a.m. (HST) Thursday.
The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says based on all available data, a destructive Pacific-wide tsunami is not expected and there is no tsunami threat for Hawaii.
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