Second earthquake hits Trinidad in four hours, recorded as 4.2
Created : 10 September 2018
The Univerisity of the West Indies (UWI) Seismic Research Centre (SRC) has recorded a 4.2 magnitude earthquake which rocked parts of North West Trinidad on Sunday night.
This is the second quake to rock Trinidad in roughly three hours.
The details are as follows:
UWI, SRC - Automatic Earthquake Location
DATE AND TIME:
2018-09-09 11:34 pm (Local Time)
2018-09-10 03:34 (UTC)
Depth: 40 km
22 km NW of San Fernando, Trinidad and Tobago
24 km S of Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
36 km SW of Arima, Trinidad and Tobago
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.
Around 7:53 pm, Trinidad's north coast was rattled by a 4.0 earthquake.