6.5 earthquake hits off the coast of British Columbia
|Aboard Bluewater Adventures in the Queen Charlotte Islands. Photo by Sue Frause.|
Here's an alert sent out by the West Coast and Alaska Tsunami Center:
At 3:45 AM Pacific Standard Time on January 5, an earthquake with preliminary magnitude 6.5 occurred 150 miles/241 Km southeast of Sandspit, British Columbia.The Times Colonist in Victoria has more details about the temblor.