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7.1 Quake Strikes off Eastern Indonesia

earthquake-slideA 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Indonesia Friday.

The quake occurred at 9:42 PT, according to the USGS.

It was centered 150 miles east of Enarotali in Irian Jaya, Indonesia.

The earthquake was 36 miles deep, said the USGS.

According to the Hawaiian Civil Defense, there is no tsunami threat to Hawaii.

No word on injuries or damage.

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