Earthquake rumbles Trinidad and Tobago

Photo courtesy the UWI Seismic Centre.

A 5.1 earthquake was reportedly felt across Trinidad and Tobago on Thursday night.

According to an update from the University of the West Indies Seismic Research Centre, the ‘quake took place around 10.44pm on Thursday night.

People across the country said they felt the event in parts of West, Northeast, Central and South Trinidad.

Some even said they felt the vibrations as far north as Grenada.

Details are as follows:

WI, SRC – Automatic Earthquake Location

DATE AND TIME:
2020-03-05 10:44 pm (Local Time)
2020-03-06 02:44 (UTC)

MAGNITUDE: 5.1

LOCATION:
Latitude: 10.93N
Longitude: 62.14W
Depth: 83 km

NEARBY CITIES:
76 km NW of Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
100 km WNW of Arima, Trinidad and Tobago
106 km NW of San Fernando, Trinidad and Tobago

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