Earthquake reported in Gulf of Mexico, no tsunami threat for La. - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Earthquake reported in Gulf of Mexico, no tsunami threat for La.

Source: USGS Source: USGS
GULF OF MEXICO (WAFB) -

Apparently, there was an earthquake in the Gulf of Mexico near the Louisiana coast on Sunday, according to a retweet from the National Weather Service in New Orleans.

NWS New Orleans relayed information from the US Geological Survey that there was a 4.5 magnitude earthquake about 120 miles southeast of Grand Isle.

Officials said there was no tsunami threat from the quake.

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