6.8 magnitude earthquake 263 km from Tofino, British Columbia, Canada

1980-12-17 16:21:58 UTC

UTC time: Wednesday, December 17, 1980 16:21 PM
Your time: 1980-12-17T16:21:58Z
Magnitude Type: ms
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


A

6.8 magnitude earthquake

1980-12-17 16:21:58 UTC at 16:21
December 17, 1980 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 49.479, -129.496
263.2 km from Tofino (163.2 miles)

Vancouver Island, Canada

Depth: 10 km

Aftershocks:
B

4.6 magnitude earthquake

1980-12-17 17:15:31 UTC at 17:15
December 17, 1980 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 49.669, -129.311

Vancouver Island, Canada

Depth: 10 km

C

4.6 magnitude earthquake

1980-12-18 08:24:00 UTC at 08:24
December 18, 1980 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 49.644, -128.841

Vancouver Island, Canada

Depth: 10 km

D

4.1 magnitude earthquake

1980-12-19 20:35:46 UTC at 20:35
December 19, 1980 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 49.614, -129.752

Vancouver Island, Canada

Depth: 10 km