Several Strong Earthquakes Near Vancouver Island

Posted by Kyle Brookings on Monday, October 22, 2018

There were several strong earthquakes near Vancouver Island overnight.

There was a 6.5 magnitude earthquake 274.8 km west of Tofino, 40 minutes later there was a magnitude 6.8, then finally a 6.5 just before midnight.

All three quakes were near one another.

There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage.

There was no tsunami warning issued.

A 4.4 magnitude aftershock was also reported by Earthquakes Canada.

The Team

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