ENDED: No threat to BC: 6.1M Earthquake near western Caroline Islands, Dec. 18, 2016

A 6.1M earthquake has occurred near the western Caroline Islands, southwest Pacific Ocean.

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