July 30, 2015
SAMOA (AP) - The USGS says a 6.2-magnitude earthquake has hit
the Samoa Islands region.
The quake struck 123 miles (198 kilometers) from the Samoa islands at a depth of 19 miles (32 kilometers).
Police in the Samoan capital, Apia, say they have no reports on the temblor. "We didn't feel any earthquake," an officer, who declined to be named, said.
No tsunami warning was issued by the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center in Hawaii.
Copyright 2015 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.