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Early Morning Earthquake Jolts St. Kitts and Nevis


By Devonne Cornelius

St. Kitts and Nevis (WINN) — An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.1 jolted St. Kitts and Nevis early Friday morning.

According to the University of the West Indies Seismic Research Centre, the earthquake was felt 82 kilometers northeast of St. Kitts and Nevis at approximately 12:14 a.m.

The quake was located at latitude 17.97 north and longitude 62.44 west at a depth of 10 kilometers.

It was also reportedly felt in Antigua and Barbuda, St Maarten, Anguilla and, Guadeloupe.

There were no reports of damage or injuries.


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