Earthquakes Canada has reported a magnitude 4.5 earthquake in eastern Labrador.
The agency’s automatic detection centre reported the earthquake early Wednesday morning in Makkovik, N.L.
Makkovik is a small fishing village with a population of less than 500 people located about 215 kilometres northeast of Happy Valley-Goose Bay, N.L. The community is not accessible by road, only through air or sea.
There are no reports yet of any damage.
Automatic detection of seismic event: magnitude 4.5 - 4 Nov 2:52 AST - MAKKOVIK, NL region— Earthquakes Canada (@CANADAquakes) November 4, 2020