7.0-magnitude quake hits Peru coast; no tsunami threat for Hawaii

Published On: Sep 25 2013 07:57:00 AM HST

USGS

EWA BEACH, Hawaii -

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says there is no tsunami threat for the Pacific Ocean and Hawaii after a 7.0-magnitude earthquake on the coast of Peru Wednesday morning.

The quake struck about 29 miles south of Acari, Peru at around 6:43 a.m. HST., according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries in Peru.

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