(CMR) A magnitude 4.1 earthquake rattled sections of Jamaica on Monday (July 13)
According to the University of the West Indies (UWI) Earthquake Unit, the incident was recorded at 9:02 am near Santa Cruz in St Elizabeth.
The earthquake’s epicentre was 10km northwest of Santa Cruz, St. Elizabeth, with a focal depth of 18.7km.
Reports are that the quake was felt across sections of southern parishes, including Kingston and St. Andrew.
Jamaica has been reporting an increased frequency in earthquakes, in June the country recorded two earthquakes one near Buff Bay, Portland (June 26) and the other near Hellshire, St Catherine (June 14).