A magnitude 4.8 earthquake occurred in the Strait of Georgia near Sidney, British Columbia, just before midnight (07:39:29 UTC) on 29 December.
Ocean Networks Canada (ONC) seafloor sensors recorded this event, which may be viewed on the Earthquake Dashboard.
In addition, three new land-based Nanometrics earthquake early warning sensors also recorded the quake. These seismic sensors, located on northern Vancouver Island, are part of ONC’s "Web-enabled Research Awareness Network” (WARN) system currently under development.
“With additional sensors, WARN has the...Read more