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A magnitude 4.9 earthquake was recorded in the vicinity of three Caribbean islands this afternoon–Dominica, Guadeloupe and St Kitts and Nevis.

The UWI Seismic Research Centre (UWI-SRC) said the quake occurred around 4:18 pm local time at a depth of 133 km.

According to the Automatic Earthquake Location from the UWI-SRC, the quake struck:

170 km, W of Roseau, Dominica.173 km, SW of Point-?-Pitre, Guadeloupe.199 km, S of Basseterre, Saint Kitts and Nevis.

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