7.8 magnitude earthquake hits Alaska; No tsunami threat to Hawaii

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HONOLULU (KHON2) — A 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit the Alaska Peninsula.

It happened at 8:12 p.m. Hawaii Time.

A tsunami threat exists for parts of the Pacific located closer to the earthquake.

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said there is no tsunami threat to Hawaii.

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