Friday 20 October, 2017

4.2 earthquake recorded off Barbados

The earthquake was 98 km northeast of Barbados.

The earthquake was 98 km northeast of Barbados.

A 4.2 magnitude earthquake was recorded off Barbados today.

The University of the West Indies Seismic Research Centre reported that the quake occurred at 8:14 am and was located 98 km northeast of Bridgetown, Barbados.

It was also 214 km east of Castries, Saint Lucia and 241 km southeast of Fort-de-France, Martinique.

The Centre is asking persons who may have felt the quake to report it to them. You can do that by clicking here: http://uwiseismic.com/EarthquakeFeedback.aspx

The full report from the UWI Seismic Research Centre is in the photo below.