Two strong earthquakes shook the Big Island of Hawaii on Sunday, causing objects to fall.

The first earthquake, with a magnitude of 6.1, occurred in the sea about 27 kilometers (17 miles) south of the town of Naalehu, the United States Geological Survey reported. The second occurred about 20 minutes later in the same area and reached a magnitude of 6.2, he added.

The National Weather Service in Honolulu indicated that there is no risk of a tsunami.

At a gas station in Naalehu, the shocks opened the doors of refrigerators and items fell to the ground.

No injuries have been reported.

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