Trinidad Suffers Second Earthquake in a Week

Trinidad experienced two earthquakes in a one-week period. (Google Images)

Trinidad experienced two earthquakes in a one-week period. (Google Images)

Caribbean 360 is reporting that Trinidad experienced a second earthquake in the past week on Saturday. The earthquake had a magnitude of 4.8 and was located north of the Paria Peninsula. Reports state that the earthquake was felt throughout the country and in Grenada. This is the second earthquake to rock the island in a week.

On March 4, 2013, Trinidad experienced an earthquake with a magnitude of 3.1 on the Richter scale.

The Caribbean Journal is reporting that the earthquake may be attributed to a 4.6-magnitude earthquake off the northern coast of Venezuela that took place early Saturday morning, according to the United States Geological Survey.

Read more at Caribbean 360 or Caribbean Journal. Follow recent world earthquakes on Twitter @earthquake.

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