HONOLULU (KHON2) — A large earthquake struck Mexico on Monday, which generated the possibility of a tsunami for some Pacific areas close to the epicenter.

The quake, which struck the coast of Michoacan at 8:05 a.m. Hawaii time, was initially listed as a magnitude 7.5 but was upgraded to a 7.6.

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Emergency officials at the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center confirmed in a statement at 9:09 a.m. that there is no tsunami threat to Hawaii.