St. Vincent and the Grenadines was jolted by a magnitude 4.1 earthquake early this morning.

According to the Trinidad-based, Seismic Research Centre (SRC), of the University of the West Indies, the earthquake occurred at 8:08 am today.

The SRC said the quake was located at Latitude 13.23 North and Longitude 61.30 West or 11.0 kilometers Northwest of Kingstown, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, 96.0 kilometers Southwest of Castries, St. Lucia, and 140.0 kilometers Northeast of St. George’s, Grenada.

The earthquake was registered on the magnitude scale as 4.1 at a depth of 107 kilometers.

There has been no reported damage from the earthquake in St Vincent and the Grenadines.

Caribbean countries have in recent months been shaken by several earthquakes with SRC experts warning the region to be prepared for a major quake.



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