Monday 21 October, 2019

Eighth earthquake strikes near T&T in under two weeks

The University of the West Indies Seismic Research Centre (UWI-SRC) has announced that a 4.4 earthquake has rocked Venezuela and parts of Trinidad.

This is the eighth earthquake to hit the island in less than two weeks. 

The details are as follows:

DATE AND TIME:
2018-10-30 7:32 pm (Local Time)
2018-10-30 23:32 (UTC)

MAGNITUDE:
4.4

LOCATION:
Latitude: 10.09N
Longitude: 62.47W
Depth: 10 km

NEARBY CITIES:
86 km NE of Maturín, Venezuela
106 km SE of Carúpano, Venezuela
113 km W of San Fernando, Trinidad and Tobago

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.

 

Get the latest local and international news straight to your mobile phone for free:

Download the Loop News Caribbean app on Google Play Store: http://bit.ly/GetALoop

Download the Loop News Caribbean app on the App Store:  http://bit.ly/GetiLoop

Get the latest local and international news straight to your mobile phone for free: