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6.1 magnitude earthquake hits B.C.'s north coast, no tsunami

QUEEN CHARLOTTE CITY, B.C. - A 6.1 magnitude earthquake has struck British Columbia's north coast.The quake, 167 km southeast of the Village of Queen Charlotte, was felt from Haida Gwaii and along the north coast.The National Tsunami Warning Centre says a tsunami is not expected to result from the quake.The Geological Survey of Canada says the quake struck at about 7 a.m. Friday morning.The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake struck about 10 kilometres under the surface.There have been no reports of damage or injuries.

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