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Earthquake in Canada, Tsunami alert issued

Source : REUTERS
Last Updated: Sun, Oct 28, 2012 05:10 hrs

A magnitude 7.7 earthquake hit Canada's Pacific coast province of British Columbia on Saturday night, the US Geological Survey reported. A Tsunami warning has been issued.

The quake was centered 123 miles south-southwest of Prince Rupert at a depth of 6.2 miles, the USGS said.

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