UPDATED: Earthquake felt in Saint Lucia

By SNO Staff

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11888081_10153057419524327_7385041404299787086_nSaint Lucia and other neighbouring islands were rocked by an earthquake at 9:03 a.m. Saturday morning.

Persons in St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Martinique and Dominica have also reported feeling the earthquake.

The University of the West Indies Seismic Research Centre reported the following:

MAGNITUDE: 4.9

LOCATION:
Latitude: 14.37N
Longitude: 60.31W
Depth: 25 km

NEARBY CITIES:
83 km NE of Castries, Saint Lucia
89 km ESE of Fort-de-France, Martinique
158 km SE of Roseau, Dominica

If you felt this earthquake, please tell us (http://uwiseismic.com/EarthquakeFeedback.aspx)

DISCLAIMER: this event has NOT been reviewed by an analyst. It was automatically located by a seismological computational system, therefore, it is a PRELIMINARY result and this may vary when new additional data are processed.

 

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29 comments

  1. I felt it in La Pansee, Castries.

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  2. I felt it but thought i was dreaming
    Now i no i was not dreaming lol smh

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  3. I heard the roaring sound of the quake and felt it in Gros Islet

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  4. felt it in Rodney Bay!

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  5. Felt it in ciceron

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  6. i felt it in plateau laying in bed

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  7. i felt it at plateau laying in bed.

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  8. I felt it in Cap Estate and also heard the roaring sound related to the quake

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  9. Felt it in forestiere

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  10. Felt it in gros islet

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  11. Felt it in gross islet

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  12. Felt it at beauchamp, micoud

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  13. I was lying on my bed in Vieux Fort when I felt the tremor

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  14. I told the Madame no Red Bull this morning...she insisted...so sorry on our part guys..

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  15. Felt it in Forestiere

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  16. I felt it in New York, but I was told that was the Prime Minister's wallet that fell from him pocket.

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  17. Yep up here in Lombard

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  18. I felt it in balata....thought was the hungover effect

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  19. Felt it here in Cedar - Heights, vf

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  20. felt in choiseul

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  21. I felt the Tremor in Castries.

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  22. Felt it in Marigot..... Thought I was imagining it though... Glad to know I'm not losing my mind!

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  23. I live in Morne Du.Don and I felt it.

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  24. Felt it in soufriere

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  25. i felt it strong in Castries central.

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