Earthquake occurs off Barbados

The Trinidad-based Seismic Research Centre is reporting that an earthquake occurred south east of Barbados at 9:31 this morning.

The quake was a magnitude 5.0, with a depth of 107.13 kilometres, the centre said.

It was located at 12.31 degrees north and 58.61 degrees west, it added in a brief statement on the latest seismic activity.

Another quake  —  a magnitude 3.6  —  reportedly occurred north east of St Lucia, at 14.53 degrees north and 60.01 degrees west, at 11:48 a.m today.

11 Responses to Earthquake occurs off Barbados

  1. Diana Cummins
    Diana Cummins July 19, 2017 at 3:15 pm


  2. Paula Carrington
    Paula Carrington July 19, 2017 at 3:15 pm

    Hmm I felt it

  3. Angela Thompson Branch
    Angela Thompson Branch July 19, 2017 at 3:21 pm

    Well glad all is well.

  4. King Onoriode
    King Onoriode July 19, 2017 at 3:24 pm

    This is serious

  5. Joan Brome
    Joan Brome July 19, 2017 at 3:32 pm

    Serious business this.

  6. Jeanette Hernandez
    Jeanette Hernandez July 19, 2017 at 3:37 pm

    That was a pretty strong one

  7. Veroniva Boyce
    Veroniva Boyce July 19, 2017 at 4:08 pm


  8. Liz DaSilva Vieira
    Liz DaSilva Vieira July 19, 2017 at 4:54 pm

    Maybe that’s why I felt a little dizzy feeling this morning.

  9. Eddy Murray
    Eddy Murray July 19, 2017 at 7:32 pm

    That is the spot the have DE oil.

  10. Cavil Best July 19, 2017 at 7:34 pm

    None of you feel anything.


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