House Rattles as Magnitude 6.2 Earthquake Strikes South of Hawaii

A 6.2 magnitude earthquake struck off the southern coast of Hawaii’s Big Island on Sunday, October 10, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) said.

The USGS said the earthquake struck 27 km south of Naalehu on the Big Island’s south coast and was 35 km deep. The Hawaii Emergency Management Agency said there was no threat of a tsunami.

Footage by Instagram user karam_with_cats_, who said it was filmed in Kailua-Kona, shows a television and house-plant shake as items crash to the ground. Credit: karam_with_cats_ via Storyful

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