Strong Earthquake Vancouver Island. Canada Region 24-Apr-14 (E141140310)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Derived from Event Data Source: USGS. See details below
Magnitude 6.6 [subject to review and confirmation]
This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser

  • Date-Time: 2014-04-24T03:10:12.880Z UTC
  • Earthquake location: 49.846°N, 127.444°W
  • Seismic Region: 2 – Southeastern Alaska to Washington
  • Seismic Geo Area: 250 – Vancouver Island. Canada Region
  • Earthquake depth: 11.4 km
  • Distances:
    1. 94km (58mi) S of Port Hardy, Canada
    2. 159km (98mi) W of Campbell River, Canada
    3. 177km (109mi) W of Courtenay, Canada
    4. 202km (125mi) WNW of Port Alberni, Canada
    5. 336km (208mi) WNW of Victoria, Canada
  • Tsunamigenic: YES (Note this does not means there was a tsunami, just that the earthquake has characteristics that could cause a tsunami.)
  • Felt reports?: YES
  • Status: REVIEWED
  • Event ID: usb000px6r

Mag 6+ events in region in the last 20 years ~500 miles radius of the event (Max 100) from IRIS
(The current event may not appear for a few minutes or so after the time.)
The above events in the IRIS Earthquake Browser 3D viewer


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One Response to Strong Earthquake Vancouver Island. Canada Region 24-Apr-14 (E141140310)

  1. Pingback: Weekly Geophysical: 25 April 2014 | QVS Data

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