Earthquake off Vancouver
Article first published online: 3 JUN 2011
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Eos, Transactions American Geophysical Union
Volume 61, Issue 52, page 1233, 23 December 1980
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1980), Earthquake off Vancouver, Eos Trans. AGU, 61(52), 1233–1233, doi:10.1029/EO061i052p01233-07.(
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An earthquake, measuring 6.7 on the Richter scale, occurred approximately 425 km west of Vancouver, British Columbia, at 8:22 A.M. P S T , December 17. The earthquake was probably centered on the Explorer Ridge, according to a spokesman from the U.S. Geological Survey. It was not felt in Vancouver or Seattle, according to the USGS, and there was no damage reported.