Earthquake recorded between Victoria and Port Angeles

A small earthquake was recorded in the ocean between Victoria and Port Angeles at 3:16 a.m. Sunday.

The U.S. Geological Survey recorded it at as 2.5-magnitude quake, while Earthquakes Canada had it at 2.0. It hit about 19 kilometres south of Victoria.

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There were reports of it being felt in Victoria and Sooke.

Hundreds of similar small earthquakes are recorded in the region annually.

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