Feb 28, 2010
Authorities on Saturday canceled a tsunami warning in Hawaii after a powerful earthquake in Chile triggered waves of nearly one meter in the Pacific island US state.
The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center called off the alert at 1:38 p.m. (2338 GMT).
It had registered the highest wave of 0.98 meters (three feet, two inches) at Kahului on the island of Maui.
This article was posted: Sunday, February 28, 2010 at 7:18 am