EARTHQUAKE: Quake Hits Big Island of Hawaii in Advance of Twin Hurricanes

By Brian Shields

Thu Aug 7th, 2014 9:46am America/Los_Angeles

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HAWAII (KRON) — A significant quake has hit the Big Island of Hawaii just hours before the expected impact of Hurricane Issel.

U.S.G.S. Data on Quake

The quake was centered just west of the town of Waimea near the northern tip of the Big Island. Initial data showed it measuring at Magnitude 4.5.

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