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10/15/06

6.3 Earthquake Hits Hawaii

From the KHNL Newsroom...Reports indicate an earthquake measuring 6.3 magnitude and several aftershocks shook the Hawaiian islands Sunday morning at 7:07 am. Power is out throughout all islands with the exception of Lanai and Molokai. No tsunami warning has been issued. The USGS indicated the quake was centered six miles west of Waikaloa on the island of Hawaii. Radio stations are reporting that all island airports are closed. Callers to radio stations indicate that boulders fell on roadways on the island of Hawaii. Damage appears to be mostly in the Kailua-Kona area of the Big Island. Stay with KHNL and KHNL.com for the latest developments.

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