Another Earthquake off Barbados


The Seismic Research Centre of the University of the West Indies (UWI) recorded another small earthquake off Barbados on the morning of May 2, 2015, the second this week.

The 4.5 magnitude tremor occurred 2:33 a.m., 142 km east southeast of Bridgetown, 317 km northeast of Scarborough, Trinidad and Tobago, and 320 km east of Kingstown, St Vincent and the Grenadines. It occurred at a depth of 10 km.

A 3.9 magnitude quake occurred around 5:21 p.m. on Monday. The UWI Seismic Research Centre said that tremor was reportedly felt in Barbados.

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