Residents in Trinidad, Tobago, and as far north as St Vincent and the Grenadines reported feeling a powerful 5.7 earthquake on Sunday.
The University of the West Indies (UWI) Seismic Research Centre said its seismological computational system picked up the activity around 11:00 am, approximately 68 kilometres northwest of Tobago and 84 kilometres southeast of Grenada.
The details are as follows:
DATE AND TIME:
2017-11-05 11:00 am (Local Time)
2017-11-05 15:00 (UTC)
Depth: 10 km
68 km NW of Scarborough, Trinidad and Tobago
84 km SE of St. George's, Grenada
118 km NNE of Arima, Trinidad and Tobago
Areas in which the 'quake was felt included Arima, Carapichaima, El Dorado, San Juan, Barataria and Valsayn.
Within the Caribbean region, residents in St Vincent and the Grenadines, as well as Grenada, reported feeling strong tremors.