No tsunami expected from 5.0 magnitude quake off Big Island

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HONOLULU (KHON2) — The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center (PTWC) says there is no tsunami expected to Hawaii after the United States Geological Survey (USGS) recorded a 5.0 magnitude earthquake off Hawaii Island on Monday, July 5.

The earthquake was recorded off the Hamakua Coast of the Big Island at around 1:43 p.m., according to PTWC officials.

Some areas may have experienced shaking.

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