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6.4 Earthquake hits off the coast of Vancouver Island

An earthquake measuring 6.4 on the Richter scale hit off the coast of Vancouver Island 179 miles WNW of Victoria at 12:41 p.m. today, September 9, 2011. The depth was 14.3 miles.

If you felt the earthquake, you can report your experience and location to the USGS 'Did You Feel It' web page. Reports have been filed from as far away as Everett, Washington and Vernon, British Columbia. More information about the quake is available at the U.S. Geographical Survey website.

Check CBCTV for coverage of the quake.




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