Tuesday 17 October, 2017

3.8 earthquake recorded near Venezuela, T&T

The University of the West Indies (UWI) Seismic Research Centre registered a 3.8 earthquake not far from the coasts of Venezuela and Trinidad and Tobago on April 19, 2017.

The UWI Seismic Research Centre says this data is a preliminary result and was automatically located by a seismological computational system, and may vary when new additional data are processed.

The details are as follows:

UWI, SRC - Automatic Earthquake Location

DATE AND TIME:

2017-04-19 8:27 pm (Local Time)

2017-04-20 00:27 (UTC)

MAGNITUDE:

3.8

LOCATION:

Latitude: 11.27N

Longitude: 62.40W

Depth: 102 km

NEARBY CITIES:

112 km SW of St. George's, Grenada

113 km NE of Carúpano, Venezuela

119 km NW of Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

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DISCLAIMER: this event has NOT been reviewed by an analyst. It was automatically located by a seismological computational system, therefore, it is a PRELIMINARY result and this may vary when new additional data are processed.