Earthquake felt in Saint Lucia

Residents of some areas in Castries have reported being shaken Friday by an earthquake 112 km North North East of the capital City.

The National Emergency Management Organisation (NEMO), has confirmed the occurrence of the magnitude 4.6 quake at 6:58 am.

The Seismic Research Centre (SRC) of the University of the West Indies has supplied the following information regarding Friday’s event:

MAGNITUDE

DEPTH DATE & TIME
4.7 29 km 2017-09-15 10:58 (UTC)
2017-09-15 06:58 am (Local Time)
LATITUDE LONGITUDE
15.00N 60.71W
NEARBY CITIES AGENCY MODE
61.0 km NE of Fort-de-France, Martinique SRC automatic
83.0 km SE of Roseau, Dominica
112.0 km NNE of Castries, Saint Lucia

16 Comments

  1. Eric Shon
    September 15, 2017 at 9:24 am

    I blame the gays.

    1. Anonymous
      September 15, 2017 at 9:54 am

      That doesn’t make any logical sense

    2. Anonymous
      September 15, 2017 at 9:56 am

      Stop these stupid comments. Learn some science. Earthquakes is what shaped earth’s landscape.

    3. LOL
      September 15, 2017 at 10:08 am

      That must have been one powerful shag session.

    4. Anonymous
      September 15, 2017 at 12:44 pm

      Eric Shon Loool, thanks for the laugh boy

    5. Anonymous
      September 15, 2017 at 5:46 pm

      In your mouth…….or in your backside? Which entrance rocks your world more?

    6. Anonymous
      September 15, 2017 at 5:50 pm

      Lol. Your’ll does have me cracking up.

  2. Anonymous
    September 15, 2017 at 10:09 am

    So my son did feel an earthquake ih, boy and I deh telling boy u eh feel nothing

  3. Anonymous
    September 15, 2017 at 12:12 pm

    Felt it in Anse La Raye

  4. Anonymous
    September 15, 2017 at 1:26 pm

    Could have been an after shock from theMexican

  5. Jude
    September 15, 2017 at 1:28 pm

    Could have been an after shock from theMexicanquake

  6. Anonymous
    September 15, 2017 at 1:51 pm

    Give the Gays a chance please. Lol.

  7. Anonymous
    September 15, 2017 at 1:53 pm

    Eric you are a sick guy. lol

  8. Anonymous
    September 15, 2017 at 5:51 pm

    Felt it strong at bocage

  9. Anonymous
    September 15, 2017 at 6:17 pm

    Not the gays, the RAPISTS
    YOUALL HAVE IN ST.LUCIA .BOOM
    In youall A-S-S.

  10. thatgirl
    September 15, 2017 at 6:27 pm

    Can’t understand …nothing in relation to the shake it’s gays and bare stupidity… what is wrong with u all… be more real.. take responsibility… respect others opinions.. be wise, educate ur selves… be respective of things especially natural disasters.. Be considerate young ones

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