5.1 tremor near Martninique on Friday afternoon

    Photo from the UWI Seismic Research Centre

    The UWI Seismic Research Centre recorded a 5.1 magnitude earthquake 50 km north west of Fort-de-France, Martinique.

    Other close locations include Roseau, Dominica and Castries, Saint Lucia.

    The tremor occurred at 12:27pm on Friday 13th September at a depth of 145 km.

    Online users say the shake was felt in Trinidad as well.