4.3 earthquake recorded in Venezuela, near Trinidad
Created : 19 November 2017
While Trinbagonians slept, another earthquake was recorded just 106 kilometres from Port of Spain in nearby Venezuela.
A post from the University of the West Indies (UWI) Seismic Centre said the 4.3 earthquake occurred just after midnight in Venezuela, 84 kilometres east of the city of Carúpano, Venezuela and 106 kilometres north-west of Port of Spain.
Details are as follows:
UWI, SRC - Automatic Earthquake Location
DATE AND TIME:
2017-11-19 00:46 am (Local Time)
2017-11-19 04:46 (UTC)
Depth: 10 km
84 km E of Carúpano, Venezuela
106 km W of Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
119 km NW of San Fernando, Trinidad and Tobago
The Centre said the event has not yet been reviewed by an analyst and was automatically located by a seismological computational system, therefore, it is a preliminary result and this may vary when new additional data are processed.