Saturday 20 April, 2019

Earthquake felt in sections of Jamaica

Jamaica was hit by a minor earthquake on Thursday morning.

A preliminary report from the Earthquake Unit at the University of the West Indies, Mona Campus, has confirmed that a 3.2 magnitude quake jolted the island at 5:20 am.

The intensity of the quake was felt in areas including Eltham, Spanish Town.

The Earthquake Unit said the epicentre of the quake was located near Rock Hall, St Andrew.

There was no report of any damage as a result of the quake.

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