A 4.5 earthquake was recorded in the Leeward Islands on Saturday night, according to the University of the West Indies (UWI) Seismic Research Centre.
The Centre said according to a preliminary report, the earthquake occurred around 10:34 pm and was recorded just 72 kilometres north-east of St Kitts and Nevis and 85 kilometres north-west of Antigua and Barbuda.
This is the latest of a series of earthquakes: on April 16 a 4.2 earthquake was recorded just 146 kilometres north-east of Bridgetown, Barbados, and less than 24 hours later a 4.4 earthquake was recorded south of Antigua and Barbuda.
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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