Wednesday 20 November, 2019

Earthquake rattles northern Venezuela

A 5.2 earthquake was recorded in Venezuela on Sunday.

According to a post by the University of the West Indies Seismic Research Centre (UWI SRC), the event took place just 81 kilometres west of Tucupita, Venezuela.

Details are as follows:

UWI, SRC - Automatic Earthquake Location

DATE AND TIME:
2019-04-28 1:48 pm (Local Time)
2019-04-28 17:48 (UTC)

MAGNITUDE:
5.2

LOCATION:
Latitude: 9.09N
Longitude: 62.88W
Depth: 10 km

NEARBY CITIES:
80 km SE of Maturín, Venezuela
85 km NNW of Ciudad Guayana, Venezuela
91 km W of Tucupita, Venezuela

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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