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BREAKING NEWS: Earthquake shakes Dominica again

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Red circle indicates epicenter of the quake. Graphic by Caribbean Online Weather

SNO – Another earthquake shook Dominica on Tuesday evening, the second this week.

The latest quake took place at 8:17 pm, according to the Trinidad-based UWI Seismic Research Center.

The epicenter of the 4.6 quake was located 39 km south east of Roseau, 54 km north of Fort-de-France, Martinique and 118 km north of Castries, Saint Lucia.

Many Dominicans have since taken to social media to say they felt the quake.

On Monday a 3.3 magnitude tremor shook mostly the southern section of Dominica.

On January 8, a 5.2 quake took place off the southern coast of Dominica and was felt on several islands.

They were the latest in a series of quakes that has shaken the region in recent weeks.

It is unsure if the latest quake was felt on other islands.

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