5.3 magnitude earthquake felt in Trinidad

    Photo by UWI Seismic Research Centre

    A 5.3 magnitude earthquake occurred north of the Paria Peninsula of Venezuela at 8:03pm tonight (August 1st).

    The UWI Seismic Research Centre says it had a depth of 10km and was located just 108 km West North West of Port of Spain.

    Online users reported on the UWI Seismic Research Centre’s Facebook post that they felt it in areas such as Chaguaramas, St. Ann’s, Diego Martin, St. Augustine, Chaguanas, Barataria, Tunapuna and other areas.