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A 4.0 magnitude earthquake recorded in northern Alberta

Last Updated Jun 9, 2020 at 8:17 am MDT

Seismograph recording the seismic activity of an earthquake. (CREDIT: iStock Photo)

GRAND PRAIRIE – Earthquakes Canada says a 4.0 magnitude shake was recorded in northern Alberta on Monday night.

The agency says the earthquake was recorded just over 31 kilometres southeast of High Prairie, at 8:58 p.m.

It says there are no reports of damage, and none would be expected.

Earthquakes Canada says there are no “felt” reports of the shake at this time.

The earthquake follows a 3.5 magnitude shake in Keno, Yukon, last Tuesday.

Last month saw six shocks in Canada with the largest being a 4.9 magnitude tremor recorded 129 kilometres west of Port Alice, B.C. on May 22.