Sunday 25 August, 2019

5.5 earthquake recorded north of Antigua and Barbuda

The University of the West Indies (UWI) Centre for Seismic Research recorded a 5.5 earthquake just north of Antigua and Barbuda, and was reportedly felt in St. Kitts and St. Maarten.

The 'quake was recorded around 1:43 pm Trinidad and Tobago time (5:43 UTC), details are below:

DATE AND TIME:
2018-02-09 01:43 pm (Local Time)
2018-02-09 17:43 (UTC)

MAGNITUDE:
5.5

LOCATION:
Latitude: 18.71N
Longitude: 61.43W
Depth: 10 km

The event occurred north of Barbuda and was reported felt in St. Kitts and St. Maarten.

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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