High Levels of Seismicity reported at the Kick Em’ Jenny Volcano

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 7:14 PM- George's, Grenada
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St. George’s, Grenada – Tuesday 2nd October, 2018:The University of the West Indies Seismic Research Center (UWI SRC) has reported High levels of seismicity at the Kick em’ Jenny Volcano. Since the episode began during the afternoon of September 30, 2018 quite a number of events have taken place. The largest of these events occurred on Monday morning at 03:24 a.m., 03:35 a.m. and 03:56 a.m. (local time) of magnitudes 3.5, 3.5 and 3.3 respectively.

The UWI SRC is currently analyzing the data and will update further after complete processing

The National Disaster Management Agency (NaDMA) wishes to inform marine interest and the general public that the threat level remains at yellow – which means that the exclusion zone of 1.5 kilometers must continue to be observed.

NaDMA in collaboration with the UWI SRC will continue to monitor, update and inform as necessary.




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