Saturday 23 March, 2019

3.9 'quake strikes near St Lucia

The University of the West Indies (UWI) Seismic Research Centre recorded a 3.9 earthquake on Thursday night, just 54 kilometres southeast of Castries, St Lucia.

According to the preliminary data, the event took place around midnight (St Lucia local time).

Details are as follows:

UWI, SRC - Automatic Earthquake Location

DATE AND TIME:
2019-01-04 00:09 am (Local Time)
2019-01-04 04:09 (UTC)

MAGNITUDE:
3.9

LOCATION:
Latitude: 13.85N
Longitude: 60.52W
Depth: 25 km

NEARBY CITIES:
54 km SE of Castries, Saint Lucia
104 km SE of Fort-de-France, Martinique
110 km NE of Kingstown, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

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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