Parts of Trinidad Rocked by Magnitude 5.3 Earthquake

Trinidad Published On April 08, 2020 06:12 AM
Staff Consortium | April 08, 2020 06:12:11 AM

Arima, Trinidad

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Apr. 7, CMC – An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.3 struck sections of the twin island republic late Monday.

According to the Seismic Research Centre at the University of the West Indies (UWI), St. Augustine campus, the quake struck 55 kilometers northwest of Scarborough, Tobago at 11:26 pm (local time).

The quake had a depth of 10 kilometers and was reportedly felt in several areas including  Scarborough, Diego Martin and Arima.

There were no reports of damage or injuries. 

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