Four killed in Greenland tsunami

Damage caused by the tsunami.
Damage caused by the tsunami. Photo credit: Facebook / Olina Angie K Nielsen

A tsunami generated by a magnitude 4.1 quake has killed four people in Greenland, according to reports.

The quake struck 28km north of Nuugaatsiaq, a tiny village on the Danish island's west coast, on Saturday night.

Four of the village's estimated 84 residents are believed to have died. A few dozen have reportedly been evacuated.

Residents posted video and images of the destruction on social media.