Magnitude 4.0 earthquake northwest of Fort St. John Monday morning

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – Earthquakes Canada is reporting a magnitude 4.0 earthquake that occurred 67 kilometres f…

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – Earthquakes Canada is reporting a magnitude 4.0 earthquake that occurred 67 kilometres from Fort St. John on Monday morning.

According to the agency, the earthquake caused no damage, and it was not felt.

The quake occurred at a depth of 2.39 kilometres at around 6:45 this morning.

The region is not a stranger to earthquakes with the largest incident dating back to 2001, when a 5.4 magnitude quake shook just on the other side of the B.C.-Alberta border near Dawson Creek.

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