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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Windward Islands on Tuesday, 6 December 2016

Moderate mag. 5.9 earthquake - Windward Islands on Tuesday, 6 December 2016

Moderate mag. 5.9 earthquake  - Windward Islands on Tuesday, 6 December 2016
Dec 6 21:49: Magnitude recalculated from 6.2 to 6.1.
Dec 6 21:49: Magnitude recalculated from 6.1 to 6.0.
Dec 6 21:51: Magnitude recalculated from 6.0 to 5.9.
Dec 6 21:51: Magnitude recalculated from 5.9 to 5.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 55.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 55.0 to 58.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 58.0 to 59.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 59.0 to 58.0 km.
Dec 6 21:54: Magnitude recalculated from 5.8 to 5.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 58.0 to 60.0 km.
Dec 6 21:55: Magnitude recalculated from 5.7 to 5.6.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 60.0 to 59.0 km.
Dec 6 22:05: Magnitude recalculated from 5.6 to 5.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 59.0 to 58.0 km.
Dec 6 22:08: Magnitude recalculated from 5.8 to 5.9.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 58.0 to 36.0 km.
Date & time: Tue, 6 Dec 21:42:22 UTC
Magnitude: 5.9
Depth: 36.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.19°N / 61.06°W
Nearest volcano: St. Catherine (150 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 6 Dec
Tue, 6 Dec 21:42 UTCM 6.0 / 40 km TRINIDAD REGION, TRINIDAD-TOBAGO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 6 Dec 21:42 UTCM 5.9 / 34.8 km- 22km SW of Scarborough, Trinidad and Tobago[Map]USGS

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
St vincent (221 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Port of Spain, Trinidad. (74.8 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Very strong, short earthquake...it was strong enough to cause items from supermarket shelves to fall.
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St. Augustine (70.5 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
St. Vincent / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Talparo Trinidad / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
calder ridge,stubbs,st.vincent / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
rangoo St, Warren road, cunupia (77.3 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): experienced strong shaking for approximately 30sec to 1min. feeling dizzy after. objects fell, chandeliers swaying
Port of Spain (74.1 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
St. James, Trinidad (76.1 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Port of SpainThe / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Trinidad , San Fernando / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Trinidad / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Grenada / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(Trinidad and Tobago) (100 km SW from epicenter)(no details): It started off very gently, I noticed it immediately but person next t me said I was imagining it. It was like a long roll or sway that gradually got more intense until everyone noticed it, it seemed to have gone on for quite a long time..,maybe 40 seconds. I was indoors at an auditorium during a Christmas concert (via EMSC)
Enterprise (Trinidad and Tobago) (72 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Felt this earthquake in chaguanas, central Trinidad. It felt very strong and smooth. Lasted almost one minute. Saw all the plants and trees in my vicinity swaying, both short and tall. (via EMSC)
Sangre Grande (Trinidad and Tobago) (58 km S from epicenter)(no details): I was outside my house the earth was rocking and I heard noises coming from the earth. It was scary. (via EMSC)
(Saint Vincent and the Grenadines) (243 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Felt my car start shakeing I knew what it was right away didn't shake long (via EMSC)
(Saint Vincent and the Grenadines) (232 km NW from epicenter)(no details): In St.Vincent and the Grenadines. ..the others ran out of the house.... (via EMSC)
Saint George's (Grenada) (132 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I felt the floor and walls trembled for about 3-5 seconds. Sounded like construction vehicles drove under the building. Nothing fell off the wall. (via EMSC)
Saint George's (Grenada) (132 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Intense (via EMSC)
Lance aux Epines (Grenada) (127 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I was looking at TV. A plane was passing overhead. First I thought it was the vibration of the plane but it seemed to be a small plane. Then I realized that it was really an earthquake. I was frighten because generally earthquakes freaks me out. (via EMSC)
Gasparillo (Trinidad and Tobago) (88 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Mild earthquake felt for about 45 seconds in the San Fernando environs (via EMSC)
Couva (Trinidad and Tobago) (80 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Was kind of hard (via EMSC)
(Trinidad and Tobago) (67 km SW from epicenter)(no details): That was the strongest I've felt in Trinidad. (via EMSC)
(Trinidad and Tobago) (66 km SW from epicenter)(no details): The Whole house was shaking, first for a few Seconds, and then after 10 Seconds again. (via EMSC)
Petit Valley (Trinidad and Tobago) (66 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Quite strong jolts over about 10 seconds (via EMSC)
(Trinidad and Tobago) (64 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Several aftershocks (via EMSC)
(Trinidad and Tobago) (64 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Lasted for about 30 seconds. Was strong (via EMSC)
Port of Spain (Trinidad and Tobago) (64 km SW from epicenter)(no details): But strong and lasted for about 10 seconds (via EMSC)
Port of Spain (Trinidad and Tobago) (64 km SW from epicenter)(no details): This was a pretty strong quake. No damage done though, here at NAPA. (via EMSC)
Cameron (Trinidad and Tobago) (64 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Strong and long (via EMSC)
San Juan (Trinidad and Tobago) (60 km SW from epicenter)(no details): it was strong. First it was light in the beginning and then it stopped and then started back strong. My husband saw the house moving in Tunapuna (via EMSC)
(Trinidad and Tobago) (59 km SW from epicenter)(no details): My wife and I were in our car parked at the side of the road in Barataria (via EMSC)
(Trinidad and Tobago) (56 km SW from epicenter)(no details): I was parking and I felt the vibration of the car and the rattling of the other cars around me. (via EMSC)
(Trinidad and Tobago) (48 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Was strong (via EMSC)
Scarborough (Trinidad and Tobago) (42 km E from epicenter)(no details): The earthquake occurred at 17:41 local time. It lasted for at least 2 minutes and felt like it was very deep. (via EMSC)
Scarborough (Trinidad and Tobago) (42 km E from epicenter)(no details): Pas assez long pour avoir le réflexe de sortir mais les serveuses au restaurant se tenaient sur les colonnades se demandant ce qui se passait (via EMSC)
Ducos (Martinique) (389 km N from epicenter)(no details): Légère accélération tellurique ressentie au 1er étage d'une ancienne maison de style colonial en bois disposant de renforts béton et ipn métalliques en sous-sol. (via EMSC)
Temblador (Venezuela) (284 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Leve pero se sintió!! (via EMSC)
Corinth (Grenada) (125 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Water glass rocked (via EMSC)
(Trinidad and Tobago) (95 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Felt for long - 30-60seconds from start to end followed by 3 small shakes. (via EMSC)
San Fernando (Trinidad and Tobago) (94 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Rocking of the chairs and sofa. (via EMSC)
Princes Town (Trinidad and Tobago) (93 km S from epicenter)(no details): Lasted about 30 seconds - came on strong, died down abit and then increased in intensity again (via EMSC)
(Trinidad and Tobago) (73 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Bad shake up in Chaguanas (via EMSC)
(Trinidad and Tobago) (66 km SW from epicenter)(no details): The first was approx. 10 seconds in length , with a second about 5-10 seconds after the first, but not as hard or long. (via EMSC)
(Trinidad and Tobago) (64 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Rocking turned into lurching, then rocking again, before subsiding. 12 to 17 seconds maybe (via EMSC)
Port of Spain (Trinidad and Tobago) (64 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Quite shook up (via EMSC)
(Trinidad and Tobago) (52 km S from epicenter)(no details): lasted about 10 to 15 seconds..more swaying and roll than shake (via EMSC)
(Trinidad and Tobago) (48 km SW from epicenter)(no details): It shook for a few seconds... Stopped for a few seconds... Then shook for a few seconds again (via EMSC)
Ciudad Bolívar (Venezuela) (436 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió bastante fuerte (via EMSC)
Ciudad Guayana (Venezuela) (371 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Sensación de movimiento fuerte en Puerto Ordaz (via EMSC)
Arnos Vale (Saint Vincent and the Grenadines) (219 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It was sudden , and strong, reminded me of the 2007 quake we had, just that this one didn't continue . Lasted maybe 30 seconds. (via EMSC)
Saint George's (Grenada) (124 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Weird feeling sitting still and everything else was moving!! (via EMSC)
Morne Jaloux Ridge (Grenada) (121 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I was lying in bed and felt two tremors . ... I went outside and my downstairs neighbor came out and said she felt them also (via EMSC)
(Trinidad and Tobago) (106 km S from epicenter)(no details): It lasted longer than usual. But it was not very strong to cause a panic. Some small kids in the area just wanted to know why the house was shaking. (via EMSC)
Preysal (Trinidad and Tobago) (90 km S from epicenter)(no details): Place rocked for some time (via EMSC)
Chaguanas (Trinidad and Tobago) (80 km SW from epicenter)(no details): House shook for a few secs (via EMSC)
(Trinidad and Tobago) (74 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Quitr strong in the market i were in the part of ceiling fell down (via EMSC)
(Trinidad and Tobago) (74 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Omg so scary!!!! (via EMSC)
Diego Martin (Trinidad and Tobago) (72 km SW from epicenter)(no details): A heavy rolling! (via EMSC)
San Juan (Trinidad and Tobago) (71 km SW from epicenter)(no details): I felt it . Th3 shaking went on for a good few second. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 6 Dec 22:02 UTCM 3.9 / 30 km - [info] (149 km)3.9 TOBAGO REGION, TRINIDAD-TOBAGO
[Map]
EMSC
Soubise (Grenada) (143 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It was Strong and only lasted a few seconds... In Soubise St. Andrew's Grenada... (via EMSC)
(91 km SSW from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Strongest for quite some time (via app)
Tue, 6 Dec 22:12 UTCM 4.3 / 37 km - [info] (155 km) TOBAGO REGION, TRINIDAD-TOBAGO
[Map]
EMSC
Scarborough, Tobago (12.9 km N from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking): We were in an restaurant and suddenly the floor seemed to rise and then fell. Everyone noticed it bit I did not realised that it was an earthquake until someone told me. People seemed quite calm.
Tacarigua Trinidad / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Live in a two story house. It was shaking and felt scary
(240.4 km NNE from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Tue, 6 Dec 23:48 UTCM 4.2 / 35 km - [info] (154 km) TOBAGO REGION, TRINIDAD-TOBAGO
[Map]
EMSC
Penal Trinidad (129.4 km SW from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Very frightening
chaguanas (99.6 km SSW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking): the tremors were felt as though you were in a boat out at the sea in slightly choppy waters
Canaan (Trinidad and Tobago) (10 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Just a brief tremor, but unmistakable. Lasted a few seconds. After the 5.8 of this afternoon, I was expecting aftershocks. This was the first of 2 so far that I felt. Did not feel the larger one because I was driving, but most people here (and especially in Trinidad) felt that one at around 5:30 PM. (via EMSC)
Wed, 7 Dec
Wed, 7 Dec 03:38 UTCM 4.4 / 5 km - [info] (122 km)4.4 TOBAGO REGION, TRINIDAD-TOBAGO[Map]EMSC
Wed, 7 Dec 04:24 UTCM 4.6 / 60 km - [info] (136 km) TOBAGO REGION, TRINIDAD-TOBAGO[Map]EMSC
Wed, 7 Dec 07:46 UTCM 3.7 / 5 km - [info] (123 km)3.7 TOBAGO REGION, TRINIDAD-TOBAGO[Map]EMSC
Fri, 9 Dec
Fri, 9 Dec 17:34 UTCM 4.3 / 9 km - [info] (126 km)4.3 TOBAGO REGION, TRINIDAD-TOBAGO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 11 Dec
Sun, 11 Dec 14:27 UTCM 4.0 / 10 km - [info] (117 km)4.0 TOBAGO REGION, TRINIDAD-TOBAGO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 12 Dec
Mon, 12 Dec 05:26 UTCM 4.2 / 17 km - [info] (134 km)4.2 TOBAGO REGION, TRINIDAD-TOBAGO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 12 Dec 13:17 UTCM 3.6 / 10 km - [info] (118 km)3.6 TOBAGO REGION, TRINIDAD-TOBAGO[Map]EMSC
Mon, 12 Dec 21:17 UTCM 3.7 / 11 km - [info] (122 km)3.7 TOBAGO REGION, TRINIDAD-TOBAGO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 13 Dec
Tue, 13 Dec 04:17 UTCM 4.6 / 16 km - [info] (130 km)4.6 TOBAGO REGION, TRINIDAD-TOBAGO[Map]EMSC
Sun, 8 Jan
Sun, 8 Jan 09:51 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km - [info] (122 km)4.4 OFFSHORE SUCRE, VENEZUELA
[Map]
EMSC
Petit Valley (Trinidad and Tobago) (48 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Might be aftershock of the one off Sucre this morning around 5am TT time (via EMSC)
(Trinidad and Tobago) (53 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Lasted what appeared to be around 10 seconds and felt like a train was passing by in the distance. Kind of a rumbling sound that got louder then diminished. The peak intensity appeared to be biased toward the begining of the event though there may have been a second but lesser peak as tge event unfolded. (via EMSC)
PT CUMANA, TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Sun, 8 Jan 18:01 UTCM 4.3 / 41 km - [info] (158 km)4.3 TRINIDAD REGION, TRINIDAD-TOBAGO
[Map]
EMSC
(Trinidad and Tobago) (22 km E from epicenter)(no details): Very short duration, probably less than ten seconds, may be as short as five. Frequency of shaking / trembling seemed moderately high, sought of like the feeling you eperience when a train goes by at high speed. (via EMSC)
Cameron (Trinidad and Tobago) (10 km E from epicenter)(no details): Very slight, lasting about 3 seconds (via EMSC)
(Trinidad and Tobago) (8 km SE from epicenter)(no details): I thought I heard a rumbling and felt a slight shake. It was so short I doubted myself. But when I saw the notification fro the app it confirmed it. (via EMSC)
Sat, 14 Jan
Sat, 14 Jan 03:34 UTCM 4.5 / 87 km - [info] (139 km)SUCRE, VENEZUELA
[Map]
EMSC
Guarenas (473.2 km NE from epicenter) / not felt (via app)
Thu, 23 Feb
Thu, 23 Feb 13:25 UTCM 4.1 / 10 km - [info] (170 km)4.1 OFFSHORE SUCRE, VENEZUELA[Map]EMSC
Fri, 10 Mar
Fri, 10 Mar 20:19 UTCM 4.2 / 5 km - [info] (120 km)4.2 TOBAGO REGION, TRINIDAD-TOBAGO
[Map]
EMSC
Curacao / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Mon, 13 Mar
Mon, 13 Mar 17:17 UTCM 3.9 / 25 km - [info] (140 km)3.9 OFFSHORE SUCRE, VENEZUELA
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 20 Mar
Mon, 20 Mar 19:01 UTCM 4.8 / 60 km - [info] (128 km)4.8 TOBAGO REGION, TRINIDAD-TOBAGO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 25 Mar
Sat, 25 Mar 14:46 UTCM 4.4 / 52.2 km - [info] (147 km)- 12km SW of Scarborough, Trinidad and Tobago
[Map]
USGS
Tue, 4 Apr
Tue, 4 Apr 21:50 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] (219 km)GULF OF PARIA, VENEZUELA
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 8 Apr
Sat, 8 Apr 19:19 UTCM 3.8 / 23 km - [info] (135 km)3.8 TOBAGO REGION, TRINIDAD-TOBAGO
[Map]
EMSC
Thu, 20 Apr
Thu, 20 Apr 00:27 UTCM 3.8 / 102 km - [info] (126 km)3.8 OFFSHORE SUCRE, VENEZUELA[Map]EMSC
Sun, 23 Apr
Sun, 23 Apr 01:52 UTCM 4.7 / 89 km - [info] (136 km)OFFSHORE SUCRE, VENEZUELA
[Map]
EMSC
(Trinidad and Tobago) (85 km E from epicenter)(no details): Sure I just felt a little tremor. (via EMSC)
(101.4 km ESE from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Tue, 2 May
Tue, 2 May 06:28 UTCM 3.9 / 118 km - [info] (73 km)3.9 GRENADA REGION, WINDWARD ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Wed, 17 May
Wed, 17 May 10:04 UTCM 4.7 / 91 km - [info] (148 km)OFFSHORE SUCRE, VENEZUELA
[Map]
EMSC
Wed, 31 May
Wed, 31 May 05:08 UTCM 4.1 / 10 km - [info] (188 km)4.1 BARBADOS REGION, WINDWARD ISL.[Map]EMSC
Tue, 22 Aug
Tue, 22 Aug 06:29 UTCM 4.1 / 10 km - [info] (145 km)4.1 OFFSHORE SUCRE, VENEZUELA
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 25 Aug
Fri, 25 Aug 17:05 UTCM 4.4 / 96 km - [info] (109 km)4.4 OFFSHORE SUCRE, VENEZUELA
[Map]
EMSC
Thu, 31 Aug
Thu, 31 Aug 15:47 UTCM 4.6 / 118 km - [info] (184 km)Near Coast of Venezuela
[Map]
GFZ
Sat, 23 Sep
Sat, 23 Sep 23:43 UTCM 3.8 / 10 km - [info] (117 km)3.8 OFFSHORE SUCRE, VENEZUELA
[Map]
EMSC
(71.1 km SSE from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Sun, 5 Nov
Sun, 5 Nov 15:00 UTCM 5.2 / 56 km - [info] (73 km)Windward Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Port of Spain (118.9 km S from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Sangre Grande / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(121.2 km S from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Saint George's (Grenada) (60 km NW from epicenter)(no details): The shaking lasted from 1.5-3 seconds. The television swayed menacingly throughout but ultimately did not tip over. No damage to the structure or possessions noted. (via EMSC)
Diego Martin (Trinidad and Tobago) (118 km S from epicenter)(no details): Was very short approx 10 seconds (via EMSC)
Diego Martin (Trinidad and Tobago) (115 km S from epicenter)(no details): Slight shake, bed rocked a bit. In the western area of Trinidad (via EMSC)
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Mon, 6 Nov
Mon, 6 Nov 12:25 UTCM 4.2 / 62 km - [info] (126 km)4.2 TOBAGO REGION, TRINIDAD-TOBAGO
[Map]
EMSC
Point Fortin (114.6 km SSW from epicenter) / not felt (via app)
Thu, 9 Nov
Thu, 9 Nov 03:54 UTCM 4.5 / 50 km - [info] (147 km)4.5 GULF OF PARIA, TRINIDAD-TOBAGO
[Map]
EMSC
Charlieville (24.6 km SE from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
(24.2 km ENE from epicenter) / not felt
(48.2 km S from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(Trinidad and Tobago) (6 km S from epicenter)(no details): I was sleeping and heard a deep rumbling that woke me up. Then a little shake. (via EMSC)
Cameron (Trinidad and Tobago) (4 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Felt a slight jolt at 11:54 (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Fri, 10 Nov
Fri, 10 Nov 08:28 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info] (144 km)4.5 OFFSHORE SUCRE, VENEZUELA
[Map]
EMSC
Wed, 22 Nov
Wed, 22 Nov 20:42 UTCM 4.3 / 108.5 km - [info] (134 km)- 58km NNE of Gueiria, Venezuela[Map]USGS
Wed, 22 Nov 20:42 UTCM 4.4 / 24 km - [info] (103 km)4.4 TRINIDAD REGION, TRINIDAD-TOBAGO[Map]EMSC

 

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