BREAKING NEWS: No tsunami threat from 5.8-magnitude quake

Posted on Aug 29 2022

The NWS Pacific Tsunami Warning Center in Honolulu, Hawaii said there’s no tsunami threat to the CNMI and Guam from a nearby earthquake that had an initial magnitude of 5.8. The earthquake occurred 18 miles south of Rota at 10:56pm CHST Monday.

More details to follow.

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