Saturday 18 November, 2017

4.2 earthquake recorded near T&T

Another earthquake has been recorded near to Trinidad and Tobago.

According to an update from the University of the West Indies (UWI) Seismic Research Centre, the earthquake was recorded just 41 kilometres west of Tobago and 60 kilometres north-north-east of Arima. 

On Sunday, a 5.7 earthquake was recorded just north of Tobago.

Details are as follows: 

UWI, SRC - Automatic Earthquake Location

DATE AND TIME:

2017-11-06 08:25 am (Local Time)

2017-11-06 12:25 (UTC)

MAGNITUDE:

4.2

LOCATION:

Latitude: 11.16N

Longitude: 61.11W

Depth: 62 km

NEARBY CITIES:

41 km W of Scarborough, Trinidad and Tobago

60 km NNE of Arima, Trinidad and Tobago

71 km NE of Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

The Centre notes that the data, which was automatically located by a seismological computational system, is a preliminary result which may vary when new additional data are processed.