A 4.8 magnitude earthquake struck off of the coast of northern Vancouver Island Wednesday afternoon.
Earthquakes Canada said the earthquake was recorded at 12:20 p.m. at a depth of 10 kilometres. It was 215 kilometres west of Port Hardy, 383 kilometres west of Campbell River and 554 kilometres west of Vancouver.
EARTHQUAKE Mag=4.8 on 08 Jan at 12:20 PST.
Details : https://t.co/I5kiKAXHST
215 km W of Port Hardy, BC
— Earthquakes Canada (@CANADAquakes) January 8, 2020
Earthquakes Canada said the quake was not felt and there were no reports of damage, and none would be expected. No tsunami is expected.