6.7 magnitude earthquake hits Loyalty Islands; no tsunami threat for Hawaii

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The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center (PTWC) reports an earthquake with a magnitude of 6.7 has occurred at approximately 4:57 AM HST in the vicinity of the Loyalty Islands. 

Loyalty Islands are a subdivision of New Caledonia located in the Pacific Ocean. 

PTWC confirms there is no tsunami threat to the Island and State of Hawaii.  

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