Earthquake experienced in Saint Lucia

An earthquake of magnitude 3.9 shook parts of Saint Lucia this afternoon, the National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO) has confirmed.

The quake struck at 2:31 PM according to reports.

NEMO has said that the information it has obtained from the Seismic Research Institute in Trinidad and Tobago indicates that the activity occurred at a depth of 33 kilometers, 68 kilometers North East of Fort de France, Martinique and 96 kilometers South East of Roseau, Dominica.

The event was 113 kilometers North East of Castries.