Tuesday 25 September, 2018

4.0 earthquake recorded off Trinidad's north coast

The University of the West Indies (UWI) Seismic Research Centre has recorded a 4.0 magnitude earthquake just 45 kilometres north of Port of Spain.

According to preliminary data, the earthquake occurred around 7:53 pm on Sunday evening.

Details are as follows:

UWI, SRC - Automatic Earthquake Location

DATE AND TIME:
2018-09-09 7:53 pm (Local Time)
2018-09-09 23:53 (UTC)

MAGNITUDE:
4.0

LOCATION:
Latitude: 11.07N
Longitude: 61.56W
Depth: 21 km

NEARBY CITIES:
45 km N of Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
57 km NW of Arima, Trinidad and Tobago
91 km N of San Fernando, 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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