Wednesday 12 December, 2018

3.9 earthquake recorded near Port of Spain

A 3.9 earthquake was recorded just 72 kilometres away from Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, on Sunday night.

According to the University of the West Indies Seismic Research Centre (UWI SRC), the earthquake occurred around 8:47 pm local time. 

The 'quake was reportedly felt in parts of north Trinidad including Diego Martin and St Ann's.

Details are as follows:

UWI, SRC - Automatic Earthquake Location

DATE AND TIME:
2018-11-11 8:47 pm (Local Time)
2018-11-12 00:47 (UTC)

MAGNITUDE:
3.9

LOCATION:
Latitude: 11.18N
Longitude: 61.90W
Depth: 61 km

NEARBY CITIES:
72 km NW of Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
91 km NW of Arima, Trinidad and Tobago
98 km S of St. George's, Grenada

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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