ENDED: No threat to BC: 8.0M Earthquake near Papua New Guinea, Dec. 17, 2016

A 8.0M earthquake has occurred near Papua New Guinea.

The National Tsunami Warning Center has determined there is no threat to BC, CA, OR, WA, AK. Some of the areas listed above may experience non-damaging sea level changes.

For more information, visit the National Tsunami Warning Center website or on twitter.

For more information on earthquake preparedness, visit gov.bc.ca/PreparedBC