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REGIONAL – ODM urges vigilance after Dominica rattled by series of earthquakes

ROSEAU, Dominica – The Office of Disaster Management (ODM) Saturday said that Dominica was being rattled by a series of shallow earthquakes, particularly in the south central area of the island, and urged the population to remain vigilant. It said that the burst of “volcanic earthquakes” which began late on Friday night and is continuing, […]

Caribbean islands record three earthquakes in 24 hours

The Trinidad-based Seismic Research Centre (SRC) of the St. Augustine campus of the University of the West Indies (UWI), Friday said an earthquake with a magnitude of 4.6 rattled three Caribbean islands, as the region recorded three earth tremors within a 24 hour period. It said that the latest quake, which occurred at 6:52 p.m. […]

TRINIDAD – Burst of earthquakes felt in Leeward Islands

CMC – The Trinidad-based Seismic Research Centre (SRC) of the St Augustine campus of the University of the West Indies, Saturday said that a burst of 54 earthquakes occurred north of St. Kitts during a 21 hour period. The biggest had a magnitude of 4.1. In a brief statement, SRC said that the quakes were […]

USGS records earthquake off St Philip

An earthquake occurred off the coast of Barbados this morning, the U.S. Geological Survey said. USGS said the magnitude 6.3 quake occurred at 9:04 a.m. (local time). It was located at Latitude: 15.56N, Longitude: 49.86W and at a depth of 7.3 km. The quake occurred at 1068 km (663.3 miles) WSW of Crane, Saint Philip and 1086 […]

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