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(AP) – Several powerful earthquakes have been reported near Vancouver Island, Canada, including a magnitude 6.8. The U.S. Geological Survey says several powerful quakes were reported Sunday evening. The depth of the largest is about 6 miles and it struck about 149 miles west of Tofino, Canada. Geophysicist Amy Vaughan says the three larger quakes ...

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(CMC) – Sections of the Corporate Area and the eastern parish of Portland were rocked by a magnitude 3.2 earthquake on Sunday afternoon. The Earthquake Unit at the University of the West Indies, Mona Campus said the epicenter of the earthquake was recorded near the Blue Mountain peak at 4:50 pm (local time) There are ...

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(JAMAICA GLEANER) — Sections of Jamaica was rattled by what is believed to be an earthquake a short while ago. The Earthquake Unit at the University of the West Indies, Mona has not yet confirmed the occurrence. However, persons in the Corporate Area and Portland reported feeling the tremor about 4:50 p.m., which was described ...

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(SNO) — The eastern Caribbean region has experienced two minor earthquakes over the past two days, according to information from the University of the West Indies Seismic Research Centre (UWISRC). A 4.2 magnitude quake occurred about 4:41 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 20 and is reported to have been felt in Barbados, Trinidad and Tobago, and ...

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(CMC) – Haiti said 18 people have now been confirmed dead following the 5.9 magnitude earthquake that rocked the French-speaking Caribbean Community (CARICOM) country on October 6. The Directorate of Civil Protection (DPC) in its latest revised statement said that 580 people were injured up from the last figure of 333. The last assessment had ...

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(CMC) – The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) says it stands ready to provide assistance to Haiti, one of its 15-member countries that hit by a number of earthquakes resulting in the deaths of 17 people and injury to more than 300 others. CARICOM Secretary General Irwin La Rocque in a message to President Jovenel Moise, said ...

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(PRESS RELEASE) – The OECS Commission has called on the international community to launch a swift, coordinated and aggressive relief effort to assist the people and Government of Haiti following the recent 5.9 magnitude earthquake which to date has left more than eleven dead and close to two hundred seriously injured. Speaking from OECS Commission ...

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Press Release:–  In the wake of the reported 5.9-magnitude earthquake that struck Haiti on the evening of Saturday 6th October 2018, the Government of Saint Lucia has expressed condolences to the Government and People of Haiti. It has been reported that at least 12 people have died and over 200 were injured in the earthquake and […]

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(PRESS RELEASE) – In the wake of the reported 5.9-magnitude earthquake that struck Haiti on the evening of Saturday 6th October 2018, the Government of Saint Lucia has expressed condolences to the Government and People of Haiti. It has been reported that at least 12 people have died and over 200 were injured in the ...

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