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6.6 Magnitude Earthquake Jolts Canada's Vancouver Island; No Casualty Reported

The U.S. Geological Survey says the powerful quake's depth is about 6 miles (10 kilometers) and it struck Sunday evening about 161 miles (259 kilometers) west of Tofino, Canada.

Associated Press

Updated:October 22, 2018, 1:06 PM IST
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6.6 Magnitude Earthquake Jolts Canada's Vancouver Island; No Casualty Reported
A map view of Vancouver island, where the earthquake struck in Canada.
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Port Hardy, British Columbia: A powerful magnitude 6.6 earthquake has been reported near Vancouver Island, Canada.

The U.S. Geological Survey says the powerful quake's depth is about 6 miles (10 kilometers) and it struck Sunday evening about 161 miles (259 kilometers) west of Tofino, Canada.

The National Tsunami Warning Center tweeted that a tsunami is "Not expected."

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| Edited by: Ahona Sengupta
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