The tiny islands of St Kitts and Nevis were rocked by a 5.8 earthquake on Christmas eve.
According to a preliminary report from the University of the West Indies Seismic Research Centre, the details are as follows:
UWI, SRC - Automatic Earthquake Location
DATE AND TIME:
2017-12-24 11:12 am (Local Time)
2017-12-24 15:12 (UTC)
Depth: 68 km
103 km N of Basseterre, Saint Kitts and Nevis
163 km NW of Saint John's, Antigua and Barbuda
261 km NW of Point-à-Pitre, Guadeloupe
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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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