Photo courtesy the Trinidad and Tobago Meteorological Service
A 4.5 earthquake was recorded just west of Trinidad and Tobago on Venezuela's north coast on Monday in the latest of a series of seismic events occurring in the region.
According to an update from the University of the West Indies (UWI) Seismic Research Centre, the details are as follows:
UWI, SRC - Automatic Earthquake Location
DATE AND TIME:
2019-01-07 06:21 am (Local Time)
2019-01-07 10:21 (UTC)
Depth: 10 km
20 km SW of Carúpano, Venezuela
77 km SE of Porlamar, Venezuela
84 km SE of La Asunción, Venezuela
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DISCLAIMER: this event has NOT been reviewed by an analyst. It was automatically located by a seismological computational system, therefore, it is a PRELIMINARY result and this may vary when new additional data are processed.