6.0 Earthquake in Caymans Possible Local Tsunami

6.0 Earthquake in Caymans Possible Local Tsunami

On Nov. 16, 2015, at 00:40 UTC, a magnitude 6.0 earthquake erupted near the Cayman Islands. The coordinates were 17.8º N and 81.9º W. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center has made an evaluation of the subsequent threat of a tsunami to the area based on previous earthquake and tsunami information, and has determined that at this […]