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M7.7 Earthquake in the Queen Charolette Islands, BC

Tonight, BC had a big earthquake today (M7.7), with substantial aftershocks (M5.8, M4.8, M5.1, M4.7, M5.1…). Tsunami warnings were issued for the north coast and western Vancouver Island. Movement was primarily lateral, not vertical, so hopefully the tsunami will be … Continue reading

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