reports of a ground tremor were made from all around the George Town area at
just after 11am Monday.
quake measured at 4.6-magnitude and occurred at 11.05am, 25 miles south of
George Town at a depth of 6.1 miles, according to the US Geological Survey
National Earthquake Information Center.
were felt at the downtown offices of Ritch and Connolly, UBS and in Elizabethan
Square, but no serious damage was reported.
were initial reports of one downtown office building being evacuated.
Hazard Management Cayman Islands Office confirmed that it had detected what
appeared to be a tremor on the seismograph at 11.05am local time.
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