Powerful 7.7 Earthquake Hits Between Cuba And Jamaica, Tsunami Possible
A powerful 7.7-magnitude earthquake has been detected between Jamaica and Cuba on Tuesday afternoon, reported the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).
A tsunami warning has been issued for Jamaica, Cayman Islands, and Cuba.
Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says “Hazardous tsunami waves are possible” for some coasts of Jamaica, Cayman Islands & Cuba after 7.3 earthquake off coast pic.twitter.com/fbhS5kkNRB
— Steve Lookner (@lookner) January 28, 2020
Beachgoers in Jamaica have tweeted footage of the earthquake, but there are no reports of a tsunami or damage at the moment.
— Sotiri Dimpinoudis (@sotiridi) January 28, 2020
Tue, 01/28/2020 – 15:01