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Tuesday 4 August, 2020

5.0 earthquake recorded near Trinidad, Venezuela

A 5.0 earthquake which was felt in parts of Trinidad occurred just 75 kilometres west-north-west of Port of Spain on Thursday night.

According to the University of the West Indies (UWI) Seismic Research Centre, the earthquake occurred around 10:49 pm.

Details are as follows:

UWI, SRC - Automatic Earthquake Location

DATE AND TIME:
2018-03-15 10:49 pm (Local Time)
2018-03-16 02:49 (UTC)

MAGNITUDE:
5.0

LOCATION:
Latitude: 10.85N
Longitude: 62.16W
Depth: 26 km

NEARBY CITIES:
75 km WNW of Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
100 km WNW of Arima, Trinidad and Tobago
102 km NW of San Fernando, Trinidad and Tobago

If you felt this earthquake, please tell UWI Seismic Research Centre (http://uwiseismic.com/EarthquakeFeedback.aspx)

 

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