Several reports of a ground tremor
were made from all around the George
Town area at just after 11am Monday.
Shakes were felt at the downtown
offices of Ritch and Connolly, UBS and in Elizabethan Square, but no serious damage
There were initial reports of one
downtown office building being evacuated.
The Hazard Management Cayman
Islands Office confirmed that it had detected what appeared to be a tremor on
the seismograph at 11.05am local time.
There were no corresponding reports
confirming the tremor on the US Geological Survey website.
Check back with www.compasscayman.com for further
updates on the incident throughout the day.