Jamaica Shaken by 4.7 Magnitude Quake

A minor magnitude 4.7 earthquake was felt across several parts of the island yesterday afternoon.

The quake occurred at approximately 1:47 PM.

According to the Earthquake Unit at the University of the West Indies, the quake occurred 4 Kilometers off the coast of Angels, St. Catherine at a depth of 23 Kilometers.

Residents of Clarendon, St. Catherine, Kingston and St. Andrew were affected.

No injuries or major damage was reported.


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