3 strong earthquakes strike off the coast of Vancouver Island

The earthquake struck about 190km southwest of Port Hardy on Vancouver Island

The earthquake struck about 190km southwest of Port Hardy on Vancouver Island

Survey geophysicist Zachary Reeves in Golden, Colo., said all three quakes occurred in the same general area over about an hour and at a shallow depth of about 10 kilometres. According to the USGS, the first quake was a 6.6-magnitude.

The location of the 6.8 magnitude natural disaster off Vancouver Island, British Columbia, on October 22.

A series of three aftershocks measured between magnitude-4.3 and magnitude-4.9 followed the initial three earthquakes as well.

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As a result, this area is at risk from being hit by earthquakes. Vaughan says the quakes were lightly felt onshore and that as of now no injuries were reported.

And a tsunami warning hasn't been set in place at the moment.

Three powerful earthquakes hit the Canadian coastline off British Columbia on October 21, 2018.

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The strongest one was a 3.8 magnitude quake which hit 157 miles (253 km) off Kodiak.

Four tremors were recorded within 45 minutes of one another off the coast of Vancouver Island, Canada, according to Harold Tobin, the director of the University of Washington's Pacific Northwest Seismic Network.

"Many of the biggest faults in the Ring of Fire are submarine so that their rupture can trigger catastrophic tsunamis, such as those that struck Indonesia and the Indian Ocean in 2004 and Japan in 2011".

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"So far we are at roughly 1100 for 2018".

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