Monday 19 November, 2018

3.9 earthquake recorded between Grenada, Tobago

Photo courtesy the University of the West Indies (UWI) Seismic Research Centre.

Photo courtesy the University of the West Indies (UWI) Seismic Research Centre.

A 3.9 earthquake was recorded just north of Tobago on Tuesday afternoon.

According to a report by the University of the West Indies (UWI) Seismic Research Centre, the earthquake occurred approximately 85 kilometres northwest of Scarborough, Tobago.

Details are as follows:

UWI, SRC - Automatic Earthquake Location

DATE AND TIME:
2018-08-07 3:10 pm (Local Time)
2018-08-07 19:10 (UTC)

MAGNITUDE:
3.9

LOCATION:
Latitude: 11.76N
Longitude: 61.24W
Depth: 23 km

NEARBY CITIES:
65 km SE of St. George's, Grenada
85 km NW of Scarborough, Trinidad and Tobago
124 km N of Arima, Trinidad and Tobago

If you felt this earthquake, please tell us (http://uwiseismic.com/EarthquakeFeedback.aspx)

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.

 

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