Friday 24 May, 2019

4.6 earthquake recorded near Barbados, St Vincent, St Lucia

Seismic activity continues as a 4.6 earthquake was recorded near Barbados, St Vincent and the Grenadines and St Lucia on Wednesday morning. 

The 'quake was recorded just 118 kilometres west-southwest of Barbados and just 74 kilometres of St Vincent and Grenadines.

Details are as follows:

UWI, SRC - Automatic Earthquake Location

DATE AND TIME:
2019-02-27 01:13 am (Local Time)
2019-02-27 05:13 (UTC)

MAGNITUDE:
4.6

LOCATION:
Latitude: 12.84N
Longitude: 60.64W
Depth: 22 km

NEARBY CITIES:
74 km SE of Kingstown, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
118 km WSW of Bridgetown, Barbados
137 km SSE of Castries, Saint Lucia

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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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