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UPDATE: Magnitude 4.1 earthquake recorded 178km off coast of Port Hardy: Earthquakes Canada
January 16th, 2019updated
Earthquakes Canada reports a magnitude 4.1 quake struck off the coast of Vancouver Island on Wednesday night (it had earlier been reported by the agency as a M4.0).
It was detected at 7:23 p.m, 178km from Port Hardy at a depth of 10 kilometers.
The agency says there are no reports of any damage and no tsunami is expected