A magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck Canada

A magnitude 6.3 earthquake has struck off the West coast of Canada, according to the US Geological Survey (USGS).

According to the updated data, the earthquake was recorded at 03.36 UTC. The epicenter of the tremors was located in the Pacific Ocean 182 kilometers west of the Canadian municipality of Port Hardy. The hearth lay at a depth of ten kilometers.

Initially, the service reported that the magnitude of the earthquake was 6.2, and the center of the earthquake lay at a depth of one kilometer.

There was no information on possible casualties or damage.