Sunday 20 October, 2019

3.9 earthquake recorded in Venezuela, West of T&T

Two earthquakes within the space of hours were recorded on Venezuela’s north coast, just west of Trinidad.

According to the University of the West Indies (UWI) Seismic Research Centre, the ‘quake occurred around midday local time.

Hours before, on Sunday night, a 4.2 earthquake was recorded around 11.18 pm.

Details are as follows:

UWI, SRC - Automatic Earthquake Location

DATE AND TIME:

2019-01-14 12:50 pm (Local Time)

2019-01-14 16:50 (UTC)

MAGNITUDE:

3.9

LOCATION:

Latitude: 10.75N

Longitude: 62.26W

Depth: 94 km

NEARBY CITIES:

83 km W of Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

104 km NW of San Fernando, Trinidad and Tobago

108 km E of Carúpano, Venezuela

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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.

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