Saturday 22 February, 2020

Magnitude earthquake rocks Jamaica

A strong earthquake rocked Jamaica today, January 28, in the mid-afternoon.

The quake, said to have been measured at 7.7, sent shockwaves across many areas, including in sections of the Corporate Area in Kingston.

A number of corporate entities quickly went into evacuation mode as part of their procedures for such eventualities.

There is so far no report on any damage from the earthquake.

A tsunami warning has been issued.

Further details will follow. 

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