BRITISH COLUMBIA

Haida Gwaii, B.C. gets slight shake by tiny afternoon quake

09/27/2014 05:47 EDT | Updated 11/27/2014 05:59 EST
QUEEN CHARLOTTE, B.C. - A minor earthquake has given the B.C. coastal islands of Haida Gwaii a shake.

Natural Resources Canada reports a 4.5 magnitude rumbler struck the northwestern land mass at 2:05 p.m. PT.

The quake rattled an area 63 kilometres southwest of the village of Queen Charlotte.

A report by spokeswoman Alison Bird says there are no reports of damage and none are expected.

She says the quake was lightly felt.

No tsunami is expected.