7.7-magnitude earthquake strikes near Solomon Islands

(Map: CNN)

HONOLULU (AP) – A tsunami warning for Hawaii has been canceled after a 7.7-magnitude earthquake struck near the Solomon Islands.

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says there’s no threat of tsunami waves for Hawaii. The state had been placed under a tsunami watch Thursday after an earthquake in the Solomon Islands.

A watch is the lowest level of alert.

There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries from the 7.7-magnitude quake.

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