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Minor earthquake rattles parts of Jamaica

By Racquel Porter 
 
A minor earthquake rattled sections of Jamaica on Tuesday afternoon.
 
It occurred about 1:27 p.m.
 
The quake had an estimated measurement of magnitude 4.2.
 
Kevin Tankoo, head of the Earthquake Unit at the University of the West Indies, Mona, told Radio Jamaica News that the quake was located approximately 10 kilometres south of Hope Bay in Portland.
 
There was no immediate report of damage or injury.
 


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