NEWS
03/18/2016 19:24 EDT | Updated 03/19/2017 01:12 EDT

5.2 magnitude earthquake detected off Vancouver Island

A 5.2-magnitude earthquake struck off the west coast of Vancouver Island, near Port Hardy, Friday afternoon around 3:38 p.m. PT.

Earthquake Canada says the earthquake was not felt, and no tsunami was expected. 

The shaker was centred 205 kilometres west-southwest of Port Hardy at a depth of 10 kilometres, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. 

There were no reports of damage and none are expected.