Chile earthquake: Tsunami warnings issued in Hawaii and southern California
September 17 , 2015
The powerful 8.3 magnitude earthquake that struck Chile has also lead to tsunami warnings being issued in Hawaii and Southern California. As per media reports, the earthquake lead to a 15.foot tsunami along some parts of the coast of Chile. It is expected that the tsunami will fan out across much of the Pacific Ocean. However, it is believed that the worst of it would be focused towards French Polynesia, including Tahiti.