REPORTING · 27th October 2012
Terrace Daily News
The entire Northwest, the Sacred Circle of BC was just hit by a major Earthquake. Initially registered at 7.7 on the richter scale, the quake was centered near the Village of Old Masset on Haida Gwaii.
2012-10-28 03:04:08 UTC
2012-10-27 20:04:08 UTC-07:00 at epicenter
2012-10-27 20:04:08 UTC-07:00 system time
52.774°N 131.843°W depth=9.9km (6.2mi)
139km (86mi) S of Masset, Canada
199km (124mi) SSW of Prince Rupert, Canada
288km (179mi) SW of Terrace, Canada
551km (342mi) NW of Campbell River, Canada
636km (395mi) SSE of Juneau, Alaska
Comment by RDC on 28th October 2012
not the largest earthquake ever, 9.0 in 1700 around Vancouver Island apparently.....I doubt this will do anything in regards to changing Enbridge's mind......
Comment by gerry hummel on 28th October 2012
Initially it was reported as 7.7 Walter! The largest earthquake in Canada supposidly ...ever! I wonder what Enbridge has to say as they report there hasn't been any kind of this activity for hundreds of years! Well I for one hope this puts the final nail in the coffin of this rediculous proposal!
Comment by Linda Halyk on 27th October 2012
Thanks for the quick reporting