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PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Jan. 31, CMC – The University of the West Indies Seismic Research Centre recorded a 4.4 earthquake that rocked sections of the twin island republic early Thursday. According to preliminary data, the earthquake that struck at 12:10 a.m. was located at latitude 10.79N, longitude 61.86W and depth 10 kilometres. It was ...

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(SNO) — An earthquake on Monday morning shook several Caribbean islands including Dominica, Guadeloupe and Antigua, according to reports. The UWI Seismic Research Centre said the 4.2 magnitude quake took place at 10:42 a.m. The quake took place at a depth of 10 kilometers. It was located 48 km SSW of Point-à-Pitre, Guadeloupe, 65 km ...

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(CMC) – An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.2 rattled parts of the capital late on Sunday night, but there were no reports of damage or injury. The Trinidad-based Seismic Research Centre (SRC) of the St. Augustine campus of the University of the West Indies (UWI) said that the quake, which occurred at 11:18 p.m. ...

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(CMC) – Several countries in the region were rocked by a magnitude 3.4 earthquake early Sunday. The United States Geological Survey (USGS) reports that at 7:29am (local time) the tremor affected the British Virgin Islands, Dominica, St. Martin, Sint Maarten, Guadeloupe, Montserrat, Puerto Rico, St. Kitts Nevis, US Virgin Islands, Antigua and Barbuda, Anguilla and ...

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The Trinidad-based Seismic Research Centre (SRC) of the St Augustine campus of the University of the West Indies (UWI), Friday said an earthquake with a magnitude of 4.6 rattled three Caribbean islands, as the region recorded three earth tremors within a 24-hour period, CMC News has reported. The news agency quoted the SRC as saying […]

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BASSETERRE, St Kitts — The head of the Seismic Research Centre (SRC) at the St Augustine campus of The University of the West Indies (UWI), Dr Joan Lutchman, has reiterated calls for the region to be prepared for a major earthquake after several parts of the Caribbean have been jolted by earth tremors. Over the […]

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KATOWICE, Poland — KfW and the World Bank have signed an agreement for a €15 million contribution from Germany to be executed under the Central America and Caribbean Catastrophe Risk Insurance Program (CACCRIP). This is the biggest contribution to the CACCRIP from a single donor. The engagement is part of the efforts from donors and […]

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(CMC) – Several Caribbean islands were rocked by earthquakes during a six hour period overnight, the Trinidad-based Seismic Research centre (SRC) of the St. Augustine campus of the University of the West Indies (UWI) reported Wednesday. It said there were no immediate damage or injuries as a result of the quakes, but terrified residents in ...

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The  Caribbean has been warned to prepare for a big earthquake, after several parts of the region were  rattled by tremors in recent times. Over the weekend, the Seismic Research Centre (SRC) at the St Augustine campus of the University of the West Indies (UWI), said that a burst of 54 earthquakes occurred north of […]

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