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Minor quake felt in St James, Westmoreland

Monday, April 15, 2019

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KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Earthquake Unit at the University of the West Indies is reporting that a minor earthquake was felt across two western parishes this morning.

The 3.9 magnitude tremor was felt in Montego Bay, St James and Savanna-La-Mar in Westmoreland about 8:53 am.

The unit said preliminary details suggests that it was located approximately two kilometres northwest of White House in Westmoreland and had a focal depth of 16 kilometres.

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