|A 4.8 mg earthquake was|
reported NW of Port Hardy tonight
The earth movement was located some 183 kilometres to the Northwest of Port Hardy, it had a depth of 18.96 kilometres.
The area between Vancouver Island and Haida Gwaii has had a number of quakes this year, which can be reviewed from our archive page here.
|Today's 4.8 mg quake was located |
at the northern end
and in the middle of two fault lines
that run along the Vancouver Island coast
No Tsunami Warning or Watch appears to have been generated by the event.
Today's seismic shift off of Port Hardy comes less than 24 hours after a significant 6.3 earthquake was recorded last evening at 7:35 PM west of Anchorage, Alaska