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Small quake felt in Blue Mountains

Published:Sunday | February 12, 2017 | 12:01 PM

 A 3.0 magnitude earthquake occurred in the Blue Mountains yesterday.

The Earthquake Unit at the University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona campus, says the tremor occurred at approximately 5:33 yesterday afternoon. It had a focal depth of 16.1 kilometres.

The epicentre was located 12 kilometres north of Hagley Gap, St Andrew.

The earthquake was also felt in the community of Chancery Hall.

There have been no reports of  injuries or damage to property.